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Would it be fine to start off taking 5000mcg of biotin to promote hair growth?

It is safe. Biotin or vitamin b7 is water soluble vitamin and it is promoted for hair growth by some and its effect on hair growth is variable and 500mcgm dose daily is safe to take. Read more...

I'm using biotin, how do I measure if it's actually promoting facial hair growth?

Ask people/look in. You can ask people around you or your hair dresser if there is any change or look yourself in mirror.Or you can take before and after pictures. Read more...

Is taking folic acid and biotin together safe for promoting hair growth?

Safe but not helpful. Unless a person has some serious vitamin deficiency (very unlikely in the U.S.) taking additional vitamins, folic acid, or biotin at the usual recommended supplement doses will lead to hair growth at about 1mm every couple of days, or about half an inch a month . . . Which is the same hair growth rate as in people not taking extra folate nor extra biotin. Read more...

How to take biotin tab for hair growth?

ONCE A DAY2TO10 mgm. It is recommended by some to be taken at a dose of 2 to 10 mgm and is considered safe to take as recommended by doctors of alternative medicine and some dermatologists. Read more...

What is good for hair growth besides biotin?

Minoxidil. Over the counter, topical Minoxidil can help increase hair growth. The most popular formulation is rogaine (minoxidil). Read more...
Hair Loss. If the problem is male pattern hair loss: sadly biotin fails to help many patients, but at least is harmless. I would try topical Minoxidil if you desire something OTC (without prescription). The most likely medicine to help you would be Propecia, (finasteride)which your family doc could prescribe. Check with your doctor if diagnosis is uncertain. Read more...

Does Biotin really improve hair growth? What are the effects of Biotin on hair?

BIOTIN HAIR. I HAVE ALWAYS BELIEVED THAT BIOTIN HELPS THE GROWTH OF THE HAIR AND THE NAILS. GO BIOTIN! (NO FINANCIAL INTEREST) Read more...

Is biotin safe and effective for hair growth?

Very. Biotin is a water soluble b vitamin. What you don't need you release into the urine. The fat soluble vitamins have the greatest risk of toxicity over time. The water soluble are relatively safe. Read more...