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Increment tonic to increase height. Any side effects ?

respected sir, i am now 20 year old and my height is 5.3 inch. please tell me what to do, as i am a sports person,play all type of sports daily, my diet is preety good:veg and non-veg. i eat various things to grow my height but doesn t works. 1 thing i also know that height also depend upon mother height is 5.3 and father height is 5.11 inch. but i want to grow more.please help me. now i came to know about increment tonic?....should i use that? there any side affect?
Asked On : Tue, 31 Jul 2012
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Hi, welcome to health care magic

As you stated genetics play a major role in determining a person's final height. Other important factors would be inadequate diet, severe or frequent illness, certain medications and inactivity.Genetics is however the most important.

Most males stop growing by age 16, rarely growth can occur up to mid 20's.
In childhood, if a child is not noted to be growing appropiately and it is thought to be related to a deficiency in growth hormone then this is administered to induce growth.

Some persons recommended the following: good posture, avoiding the use of alcohol or drugs that may limit height, eating a healthy diet with appropiate amounts of vitamin D and calcium, getting plenty of rest.
I am not sure of the content of the increment tonic and cannot state whether there are any harmful effects, it would be best to take it to your doctor or a pharmacist for definate information

I hope this is helpful to you
Answered: Thu, 2 Aug 2012
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