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What appetite vitamins good take for adults 45year old?

What appetite vitamins good take for adults 45year old?

There are no: Such thing as appetite vitamins. Start eating small meals frequently throughout the day and it will help boost your appetite. ...Read more

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I want to take cent rum vitamin to increase my appetite its safe or not thanks doctors?

I want to take cent rum vitamin to increase my appetite its safe or not thanks doctors?

Safe, not effective: There have been many claims for various vitamins and their ability to increase appetite. There is no reliable information to support this idea. It is known that vitamin deficiencies may decrease appetite, so possibly the correction of those deficiencies increases appetite. In general, multiple vitamins like Centrum as safe to take; however, best idea is to eat as healthy a diet as possible:) ...Read more

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I want to increase my weight, but I have no appetite and eat slowly, I want vitamin to help me increase my weight?

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No vitamin 2 gain wt: Sorry but there's no vitamin to increase weight, otherwise, most people here in the states would avoid it like the plague. However, you still need vitamins to prevent diseases like c for scurvey & d for rickets. Check w/your family doc to make sure your thyroid is normal (and mood too). Then check w/nutritionist to determine what you're eating now & how much you need to eat to gain muscle weight. ...Read more

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What kind of vitamins increase appetite?

None: Appetite in toddlers naturally goes up and down with activity and growth cycles. It is almost always a bad idea for anyone, toddlers included, to eat beyond when they are hungry. If you are concerned that your child isn't growing well, talk to your doctor. If he's growing well with his natural appetite, but you just want him to eat more, you are not doing him any favors. ...Read more

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What kind of vitamin that increase toddler appetite?

What kind of vitamin that increase toddler appetite?

None really: Children with zinc deficiency often have suppressed appetite. However your doctor should test for this before starting extra zinc supplements. Other vitamins are not known for appetite stimulation. There are safe medications for appetite stimulation in toddlers, like cyproheptadine. Consult your pediatrician about this. ...Read more

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Do vitamins d and c increase appetite?

Do vitamins d and c increase appetite?

Only as a placebo: Only if the person believes it will, as a placebo. No studies have shown such increase. ...Read more

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What are the best vitamins for good appetite n gaining weight?

What are the best vitamins for good appetite n gaining weight?

Multivitamin is fine: If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a Dr. Can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If no medical cause is found, then one can add weight by eating more calories of nutritious foods, while also doing weight-training to increase muscle. Proteins: egg white, chicken breast, salmon, .... Better fats: olive oil, peanuts, almonds, tofu, .... ...Read more

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Are their any good multi vitamins to take to gain good appetite back.

It's: Your weight adequate, if not get evaluated for thyroid, or malignancy or anorexia, good luck! ...Read more

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Can vitamin B12 injections cause increased appetite?

Only psychologically: It has a very powerful placebo effect. It is often STILL used for that in people who don't have any reason to take it. They report increased well being. And that would include increased appetite ...Read more

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My son 5 years old has malnutrition from lack of appetite doesn't eat proteinOnly some carbs (starches n sugars). CAN I give him egg protein milkshake ice crem with penut butter n honey, once daily From (store) Vitamin shoppe supplements for adults?

My son 5 years old has malnutrition from lack of appetite doesn't eat proteinOnly some carbs (starches n sugars). CAN I give him egg protein milkshake ice crem with penut butter n honey, once daily From (store) Vitamin shoppe supplements for adults?

If your son's weight: For height or BMI is < 5th% ile with no medical or neurodevelopmental cause, seek referral for your family to a nutritionist & a child psychologist to learn age-appropriate portions of the right foods to offer - not force- at 3 sit-down meals & 2 snacks/day, with no grazing or sipping between them. The child psych teaches you how to stop reinforcing his food refusals & demands & supports you. ...Read more

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What's a good vitamin or supplement for a diabetic, hbp, high cholesterol patient that suppresses the appetite?

What's a good vitamin or supplement for a diabetic, hbp, high cholesterol patient that suppresses the appetite?

Biotin, B3, Chromium &: Many vitamins have been shown to be very beneficial for diabetics. Biotin has been shown to significantly lower blood sugar in both type 1 & type 2 diabetes. Niacin, esp. When combined with chromium, helps to lower glucose levels. Magnesium, vitamin e, vit d, coenzyme q10 & Alpha lipoic acid are among the other vitamins I believe every diabetic should take. See comment:. ...Read more

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What's a good vitamin or supplement for diabetic, hbp, high cholesterol patient that will with appetite suppressing.

What's a good vitamin or supplement for diabetic, hbp, high cholesterol patient that will with appetite suppressing.

The wonder vit: You are looking for the miracle vitamin or supp;ement which to the best od my knowledge does not exist. ...Read more

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I am wondering what herbs or vitamins are good to increase the blood flow?

I am wondering what herbs or vitamins are good to increase the blood flow?

They say...: Gingko helps with this but. I think many studies ahve been done and none show any measureable result. ...Read more

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I am an 18 year old male who eats very nutritiously, can I still take an adult multi vitamin with my good diet? Because I am seeing that it may be bad

I am an 18 year old male who eats very nutritiously, can I still take an adult multi vitamin with my good diet? Because I am seeing that it may be bad

Healthy eating: Taking a daily vitamin can improve your overall health. Vitamins are needed for growth and good health. A multivitamin will help you get needed nutrients in your diet.

Continue to eat a healthy diet of fresh fruits and vegetables. ...Read more

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Any truth to online ads claiming meds, vitamins, exercise/stretching can increase height in adults? How about @ almost 40 YO? Some say massage does it

Any truth to online ads claiming meds, vitamins, exercise/stretching can increase height in adults? How about @ almost 40 YO? Some say massage does it

Not true: Mere quackery, ask your doctor if you feel you have a problem or if you want to start something strange, some of these preparations may contain hormones and are not regulated, best wishes ...Read more

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What is a good product or vitamin to increase sperm count?

What is a good product or vitamin to increase sperm count?

Stay healthy: Do you have a semen analysis with low count? If counts are normal you cannot (and don't need) to bring them up. Healthy diet, limit caffeine and alcohol, avoid tobacco, moderate exercise, and staying healthy all support natural fertility. Herbs, otc drugs, diets, vitamins, supplements, and tricks don't work. Testosterone and steroid supplementation is worst of all! ...Read more

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Which foods increase good cholesterol, vitamin d and vitamin b12?

Which foods increase good cholesterol, vitamin d and vitamin b12?

Not much: Very few. Unsaturated plant fats may help increase HDL a little, as will small amounts of alcohol. Vitamin d is made in your skin in response to light exposure. It is found in many foods, such as dairy products, but most are supplemented. Vitamin B12 is in most animal derived products, but is hard to be deficient in unless you have chronic stomach or intestinal problems or prior GI surgery. ...Read more

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Is the "vitafusion multivites adult vitamins complete multivitamin gummy" good to take? I bought it yesterday&took 2already- I want2know is it harmful

Is the "vitafusion multivites adult vitamins complete multivitamin gummy" good to take? I bought it yesterday&took 2already- I want2know is it harmful

I am not familiar: W/that brand but the word "gummy" is interesting. Please look on the label to see if the vitamins contain corn syrup, sugar, and other additives. If they do I would change brands. ...Read more

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Hi I was wondering what's a good over-the-counter prenatal vitamin for pre pregnancy and is there anything I can do to increase my fertility?

Hi I was wondering what's a good over-the-counter prenatal vitamin for pre pregnancy and is there anything I can do to increase my fertility?

Folic acid: Any prenatal vitamin that you like will be fine. All will contain Folic acid which helps prevent certain birth defects. They do not improve fertility though. If you are having trouble getting pregnant see an Obgyn. General healthiness improves fertility -- good diet, exercise, weight loss if needed; avoiding tobacco, drugs and alcohol. ...Read more

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B12 is 264.8nmol/l normal between 141-698. do I need a vitamin B12 supplement or a vitamin b complex would be good to raise the number?

B12 is 264.8nmol/l normal between 141-698. do I need a vitamin B12 supplement or a vitamin b complex would be good to raise the number?

As you noted...: Your B12 level is NORMAL, and as such does not require undue concern or supplementation. Why was it checked in the first place in an otherwise healthy 21 year old male? ...Read more

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I have SLE, & Bullous Pemphigoid (blisters). What would be good to raise low platelets? (Med &/or foods, vitamins)?

I have SLE, & Bullous Pemphigoid (blisters). What would be good to raise low platelets? (Med &/or foods, vitamins)?

Low Plt: Your medication list doesn't have the common medications that cause low Plts. SLE is a common cause. Therapy for low plts is determining cause and treating the same. Would talk to your Rheumatologist and determine how low are the numbers and not all low numbers needs therapy. A blood specialist can look at your blood smear slide and offer a great input. But remember not all number need therapy. ...Read more

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How good are pregnacare before conception vitamins, would they really increase chances of pregnancy?

How good are pregnacare before conception vitamins, would they really increase chances of pregnancy?

No, but do take them: In developed countries, there is adequate food for everyone except an unlucky few. Thus, people generally do not suffer malnutrition, which means vitamin pills would not increase the number of pregnancies in the population. That means a healthy woman who has a balanced diet would not get pregnant any faster by taking vitamin supplements. The pills do benefit her baby, IF she were to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Vitamins that increase serotonin hello, what is a good vitamin that can help increase serotonin, and if you increase serotonin will you be less stressed? And get what vitamin will help you stop obbessive thoughts without medication? Is vitamin b3 good? T

Vitamins that increase serotonin hello, what is a good vitamin that can help increase serotonin, and if you increase serotonin will you be less stressed? And get what vitamin will help you stop obbessive thoughts without medication? Is vitamin b3 good? T

In: In humans serotonin is a chemical known as neurotransmitter that transmit signal from one nerve cell to another. It is responsible for less than 1% of communications, which is a small proportion when compared to other neurotransmitters such as glutamate (over 50% of all communications in the brain rely on glutamate). However, serotonin has been found to regulate some behaviors, such as hunger, fear, aggression or mood. There have been several drugs produced that regulate serotonin levels in the brain and are widely prescribed by physicians to treat mood disorders (e.g. Depression). I do not believe that there are vitamins that could increase serotonin level in the brain. However, some foods have been reported to increase or decrease serotonin levels in the brain. For example, foods that are rich in serotonin precursor tryptophan (a chemical that the body uses to produce serotonin) such as dates, papayas and bananas tend to increase serotonin and foods that are poor in tryptophan such as whole wheat and rye bread, tend to decrease it. If the obsessive thoughts that you described are interfering with your life, the best course of action would be to talk about this with a psychiatrist who, after a thorough evaluation, might recommend one of the medications that could affect brain serotonin levels and help with the symptoms. ...Read more

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Can taking supplements like zinc, calcium, magnesium or vitamin d cause height to increase in an adult over age 35?

Can taking supplements like zinc, calcium, magnesium or vitamin d cause height to increase in an adult over age 35?

Supplementing with: Vitamins and minerals will not increase your height. Please use the things you mention w/professional guidance so you don't overdo or imbalance calcium/magnesium. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can taking any of the following lengthen bones and increase the height of an adult female: zinc, calcium magnesium, vitamin d, vitamin k, vitamin b?

Can taking any of the following lengthen bones and increase the height of an adult female: zinc, calcium magnesium, vitamin d, vitamin k, vitamin b?

No: Hi. At 30 years old, you're long done gaining height. Nothing you can do to add height after your long bone growth plates fuse in your teens. If you have a healthy diet, of the vitamins and mineral you list, the only ones you're at risk for not getting enough of are calcium and vitamin D, so assure you're getting enough of them. But no supplement of any kind will lengthen bones in you. ...Read more

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I'm taking sum prental vitamins call adult mutivitamin with B12 and vitamin c.It has 400 folic acid in it is that a good choice. I'm 13 weeks pregnant?

I'm taking sum prental vitamins call adult mutivitamin with B12 and vitamin c.It has 400 folic acid in it is that a good choice. I'm 13 weeks pregnant?

Folic Acid: The recommended daily intake of Folic Acid for all women of childbearing age is at least 400mcg. During pregnancy, the recommended dose jumps to 600mcg to 800mcg per day. Of course, some women's needs are different. If you have a family history of neural-tube defects, you should probably get 4, 000mcg of Folic Acid per day. Talk with your doctor about which pre-natal vitamin is right for you. ...Read more

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I don't have that much appetite and I want to gain weight... What vitamins can I take to help me gain some weight by increasing my appetite?

How to Gain Weight: Exercise to build up your appetite. Here are some foods and tips to help you on your journey. Http://wikihow. Com/Gain-Weight ...Read more

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What vitamin can I take to suppress my appetite?

What vitamin can I take to suppress my appetite?

Good fat in: Your food plan will increase the feeling of satiety, or feeling satisfied. These include coconut oil, olive oil, and good quality marine fish oil. Avoid transfats from packaged foods. See doc for monitoring first. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I've lost a considerable amount of weight. Is there any type of vitamin that will help me regain my appetite?

I've lost a considerable amount of weight. Is there any type of vitamin that will help me regain my appetite?

Weight Loss: Your considerable weight loss is abnormal and you should consult your physician who can find out what is the cause of considerable weight loss and then advice you. Vitamins will not be any help. So consult your medical doctor and do not fool around. ...Read more

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What makes you gain weight any vitamin or medication I can take? I don't really have an appetite to eat so what can I do to gain 20lbs atleast?

An approach....: First make sure you don't have a severe life- threatening illness preventing you from gaining weight. That will require seeing a clinician. Once done consider other variables: dietary protein, digestion, absorption.

I start with a plant based, anti-inflammatory, low glycemic, hormonally correct protein powder (1-2x/day) that is also chock full of vitamins, trace minerals, and enzymes. ...Read more

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Hi. I'm 23 years old female and I already have a baby. I'm losing my appetite. What vitamins should I take for me to gain weight? Thank you!

Hi. I'm 23 years old female and I already have a baby. I'm losing my appetite. What vitamins should I take for me to gain weight? Thank you!

Misinformed?: Vitamins do not help you gain weight, calories do. Eating more calories is how one puts on weight. There are no such vitamins to add weight to your body. ...Read more

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Can taking vitamins suppress appetite?

Possibly: Vitamins don't suppress appetite, but taken with a full glass of water may fill stomach and lessen overeating. B vitamins help with energy. ...Read more

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I want to lose weight, is there a vitamin or supplement that can help with appetite control?

I want to lose weight, is there a vitamin or supplement that can help with appetite control?

Diet: I'm a minimalist. The best way to lose weight is burn more calories then you consume, eat in moderation with a well balanced diet. One a day vitamin will not hurt but otherwise go for a run walk jog bike ride or swim. ...Read more