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What vitamin is for nails

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My nails, both finger and toe, have been thinning to the point of breaking off into the quick . My ... for a couple of years now. Since the tests I have quit the B12. What is the problem? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

There has been no improvement in condition of my nails. I'm using vitamin E oil 2x daily Also a product to harden the nails. I don't do the dishes or use harsh chemicals on hands. I feel it's systemic ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

so I have started taking a vitamin D3 supplement on the back of a doctors recommendation. I also take other vitamin supplements without any side effects.Since starting taking the vitamin D3 supplement ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

vitamin b complex since this year and mcv fell to 98. But my nails also started getting rigid. So I think biotin is needed? I read that it is this vitamin for nails and hair. . But my B complex... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

my 15 year old daughter wants to take pre natal vitamins to make hair, skin, and nails healthy. what do you think about this? Are there any health concerns or reasons not to let her do this. ... View answer

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Dr.        Ayesha Shareef MD

what are the best vitamins for strong hair and nails? my hair is brittle and falls out and I am ... always had strong nails until past year am beginning to wonder if nutritional problem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ayesha Shareef ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

, and bleeding. Is this a vitamin deficiency? And if so what vitamin am I lacking? ...My finger nails are breaking off on a regular basis. I am a chemotherapy patient, but I have been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

have a vitamin b12 defiency and haven t been taking my vitamins regularly what can this be a sign of? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. SANDEEP GOLLA MD

I am very tired, my nails are brittle and breaking, occasionally my feet and lower legs go numb ... like I burned it. Could I have a vitamin deficiency? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SANDEEP GOLLA ( Dermatologist)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

growing they break off. They stay jagged and brittle. He is taking Vitamin C and Iron and they don t seem to be helping. What can you we do? What could be the cause of this? Does he need blookwork? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

This could represent a vitamin deficiency. Please see your doctor to discuss.

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

This might be some type of vitamin deficiency or possibly fungal infection

Dr. Amarnath MD

it is a vitamin supplement with zinc for maintaining good hair nail and skin. thank if you find this message useful