Biotin is a type of B vitamin found in food. Biotin helps the body break down fats, carbohydrates and proteins.
Biotin is used for alternative drugs as an effective aid in treating or preventing biotin deficiency.
Biotin is also used to treat skin rashes in infants. Treatment of brittle nails or thinning hair, diabetes, nerve pain are other benefits of using biotin.
Common side effects may include upset stomach or diarrhea. If you have symptoms of an allergic reaction, urticaria; Difficult breathing; Swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat Be sure to see your doctor.