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Reason for taking: Hair loss
6/11/2015 3:50:51 PM

Reviewer: mcintyrecat, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
When I began taking this megadose of Biotin, I was already taking it in a multi B complex, but not as much as I had read was necessary to reduce hair loss. I began taking 10,000 mcg tablets, until I found it was making my skin break out. I read that others had this problem, and so reduced my intake to 1000 mcg 3 times per day. Side effects went away. While I do other things to make my hair healthi ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hair loss
5/22/2015 4:52:08 PM

Reviewer: Gigi, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been taking 10,000 mcg of Biotin for past 5 months in effort to stop thinning hair. It hasn't helped but, worse than that, I have notices other symptoms: more chest heaviness and heart pain every day, and the skin on my back became noticeably darker and rougher. (Biotin is the only supplement I've been mega dosing on.) Started reading comments on many different websites of people ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hair loss
5/21/2015 7:16:49 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was advised by my physician to take Biotin ( as an option) to stop hair loss and brittle nails. I was taking Biotin (made by Nature Made) 5,000 mcg/day in form of softgel for 2 months. Did not help with this problem. BUT!!! It stopped my night leg cramps! As soon as I finished the bottle and wanted to make a break with Biotin, cramps came back... Should I continue ? Don't know the sid ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hair loss
5/21/2015 2:19:10 AM

Reviewer: Getting Fit , 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
After having a mal-absorption condition resulting in multiple nutritional deficiencies the hair on my head had become very thin and body hair was sparce or non-existent. After taking 5000iu of biotin for 90 days my hair was growing back thicker and faster. I even needed to start shaving the 50 or so hairs on my legs. My fingernails were never strong but they are now much healthier. I plan on con ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hair loss
4/13/2015 12:20:17 PM

Reviewer: southern_momma, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take 1,000 mcg dose of the fast dissolve ones. It taste like cherry with no nasty after taste. It also absorbed into my system. Faster than the other vitamin B complex I tried. I haven't measured with a ruler. But it has been three months, my hair stopped falling out by the handfull. And my hair grew from my shoulders, to the center of my back. My bangs were short and falling out. And now my ... Show Full Comment

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