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Mosquito Repellents: Myths About Vitamin B, Bananas, Alcohol ...

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May 5, 2010 ... Vitamin B: Can vitamin B tablets make you a less tasty treat to the biting menaces ? ... some people think the fruit attracts mosquitoes, others think it repels them. But "the predominant thinking is that bananas do make you more ...

What Attracts Mosquitoes and How to Repel Them - Mercola Articles

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Aug 23, 2014 ... Not only do mosquitoes find some odors irresistible, but others have been .... Vitamin B1 produces a skin odor that female mosquitoes seem to ...

Vitamin B1 as a Mosquito Repellent | LIVESTRONG.COM

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May 18, 2015 ... So it's understandable when people reach for easy ways to repel these blood- sucking insects. Vitamin B1, also known as thiamine, is one such ...

I have heard that a daily dose of vitamin B1 prevents mosquito bites ...

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I have heard that a daily dose of vitamin B1 prevents mosquito bites. ... I do not have shares in marmite, and I'm quite sure the supermarket own brands would ...

Will Vitamin B1 Scare Mosquitoes Away? - The People's Pharmacy

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Jun 6, 2016 ... It turns out that blood type matters, and so does body temperature and the ... Q. I have found vitamin B1 to be an effective deterrent for mosquito bites. ... research on thiamine, a B vitamin, taken orally to repel mosquitoes.

Vitamin B12 for mosquitos, how much? - Kuta Forum - TripAdvisor

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Aug 17, 2012 ... Answer 1 of 25: How much vitamin B12 do you take and what strength?

Will taking vitamin B stop mosquitoes biting you? - Health & Wellbeing

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Nov 14, 2007 ... I am a mosquito magnet an dI have used vitamin B ton repel mossies .... I have found that B1 does not stop bites from mozzies and midgies, but ...

The Claim: Vitamin B Can Ward off Mosquitoes - The New York Times

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Aug 11, 2008 ... One pervasive claim is that taking vitamin B, or wearing patches and other products that are infused with it, can do the trick. Studies dating to ...

Can vitamin B12 prevent mosquito-transmitted diseases? - The Chart

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Jul 21, 2010 ... You asked whether vitamin B12 can prevent mosquito-transmitted diseases. What I think you are asking is whether B12 can repel mosquitoes and thus ... for me because my digestive system does not absorb the vitamin.

Testing vitamin B as a home remedy against mosquitoes. - NCBI

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J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2005 Jun;21(2):213-7. Testing vitamin B as a home remedy against mosquitoes. Ives AR(1), Paskewitz SM; Inter-L&S 101; Biology ...