Thiamine (Vitamin B1)
- What other names is Thiamine (vitamin B1) known by?
- What is Thiamine (vitamin B1)?
- How does Thiamine (vitamin B1) work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Thiamine (vitamin B1).
- Treatment and prevention of thiamine deficiency, including a specific thiamine deficiency disorder called Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome.
- Correcting problems in people with certain types of genetic diseases.
Possibly Effective for...
- Kidney disease in people with type 2 diabetes.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Poor appetite, ulcerative colitis (UC), chronic diarrhea, stomach problems, brain conditions, AIDS, heart disease, alcoholism, stress, aging, canker sores, improving athletic performance, preventing cervical cancer, and other conditions.
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).
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