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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello sir myself XXXXXXXX i am 19 years old but my height is not increasing it is still 5-4 where my parents height is more than me so is there any solution on that please tell me
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here.
Doctor :   height is known to increase untill age of 25 in men
User :   my name is XXXXXXXX my height is not increasing it is still 5-4 is there any solution on that
Doctor :   engage in more of stretching exercises, and maintain a good high protein diet, it will help to increase height in better way.
Doctor :   also make sure you do not suffer form any underlying problem lik ethyroid issues or anemia
Doctor :   which also does not let you increase height
User :   is there any medicine on height for me which is available in mumbai
Doctor :   please provide your height and weight, details of past medical illness if any
User :   height 5.4 weight 47kg
Doctor :   medications advertised have steroid content in them, you need to make sure first that there is no underlying medical issues, and get a thorough examination done
Doctor :   if everything is found normal, first a conservative approach is done
Doctor :   with diet and exercises
Doctor :   if both fail, then medication is tried
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   so there is no soution on my height
Doctor :   engage in more of stretching exercises, and maintain a good high protein diet, it will help to increase height in better way.
Doctor :   also make sure you do not suffer form any underlying problem like thyroid issues or anemia
Doctor :   you are just 19 years, you still have time to grow
Doctor :   work on these two aspects and proceed with a good diet and exercise regime
User :   can you tell me any external powders of high protin content
Doctor :   involving more of stretching exercises
Doctor :   take Proteinex mixed with milk 2-3 spoons every day
Doctor :   you can also take Threptin biscuits 3-5 biscuits, 2-3 times a day instead of protinex powder. per day
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