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Is it possible to increase my height

I Need help, I am 25yrs old Lady, Unmarried. My problem is SHORT HEIGHT, I am 4.8 feet height. Is it possible to increase my height at this age by growth hormone or any another treatment ?
Asked On : Fri, 10 Dec 2010
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi.. Welcome to healthcaremagic community forum!!!
Based on the scientific facts, growth in height starts to cease by 18years, and no further growth is possible after 25years. Though growth hormone supplements are effective in increasing height in children, its not effective(neither are any other supplements) in increasing height.
Relatively small increase in height can be possible after 25years of age by correction of spine deformities(if any), through exercises or interventions.
Answered: Sat, 11 Dec 2010
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General Surgeon Dr. Rajinder Bajoria's  Response
Hi.. Welcome to healthcare magic forum
No known drug ,hormone exercise can increase height at this age,only with surgery you can gain some height ,which is not advisable.Disclaimer
Answered: Sun, 27 Mar 2011
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