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Can excess zinc intake or colostrum cause telogen effluvium ? I am experiencing hair thinning in certain areas after consuming these products .

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: Zinc intake

While zinc deficiency can cause hair loss, zinc excess can cause hair loss.

In brief: Zinc intake

While zinc deficiency can cause hair loss, zinc excess can cause hair loss.
Dr. Oscar Novick
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Dr. Steven Hubert
Dermatology

In brief: Doubtful

Nutritional deficiencies can cause telogen effluvium. If you are taking toxic amounts it could affect hair growth.

In brief: Doubtful

Nutritional deficiencies can cause telogen effluvium. If you are taking toxic amounts it could affect hair growth.
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Dr. Steven Hubert
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