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Due to the lack of melanin hormone in the hair, the colour of the hair becomes white or brown. Melanin is a pigment producer that produces melanocyte cells, which bring out the natural colour of hair and skin. The less melanin in our body, the lighter the hair colour. Melanin is less in brown hair, whereas there is no melanin in white hair at all.

With age, the melanin in your hair decreases. At the same time, some people may have less melanin due to health and genetic reasons, due to which their hair looks grey or white. In such cases, you may wonder if there is any medicine that could darken the hair and make it black again. In this article, you will find the answer to this question.

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  1. Medicine for black hair
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Doctors for Medicine for grey hair

Due to the lack of nutrients in the body, the colour of the hair can start to turn white. In this situation, the doctor can give you some dietary supplements, so that your hair can be nourished and premature greying can be reversed. Following are some such medications: 

Vitamin B6 and B12 for grey hair

These are vitamins that can help you keep your skin and hair healthy. Vitamins B6 and B12 can help you bring back the original colour of your hair. You can take these supplements on the advice of a doctor.

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Para-amino benzoic acid (PABA) and pantothenic acid for grey hair

It is part of the family of B-complex vitamins. Many types of properties are present in both of these supplements. You can easily get it at any medical store. If you take pantothenic acid and folic acid together, it can help you bring back your original hair colour. You can take this supplement on the advice of a doctor.

Anti-Inflammatory medications for grey hair

Doctors can give you some anti-inflammatory medicines for the darkening of hair. With the use of these medicines, an attempt is made to gradually darken the hair. Along with this, hair can also be prevented from turning white.

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Inositol for grey hair 

It is a naturally occurring substance in our body. It helps in promoting hair growth and colours. If there is a deficiency of inositol in the body, the doctor can give you supplements for it.

Biotin for black hair

These days, many types of products in the market claim to contain biotin. Biotin helps you produce keratin. Keratin is a nutrient that can help improve the colour of your hair and nails.

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Calcium pantothenate for grey hair

Some doctors may advise you to take calcium pantothenate tablets to prevent greying and promote the darkening of hair. It has also been proved in a study that white hair can be darkened by the use of this medicine. Along with this, hair can also be saved from turning white.

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Erlotinib for black hair

You can also take Erlotinib on the advice of a doctor to darken white hair. It has also been claimed in the study that the problem of grey hair can be overcome with the use of erlotinib.

Keep in mind that many types of chemical products are available in the markets to darken hair but many of these products can turn your hair black for a short time only. They can even cause damage to the hair later. Therefore, try to darken the hair using natural products as they are less likely to damage your hair. Also, if your hair is turning grey prematurely, then contact a good doctor so that you can get the right advice.

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