thiamine (generic name)
a vitamin b complex - treats Thiamin deficiency, Atherosclerosis, Coma/hypothermia of unknown origin, Crohn's disease, Didmoad, Heart failure, ...
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BibliographyDISCLAIMER: Natural Standard developed the above evidence-based information based on a thorough systematic review of the available scientific articles. For comprehensive information about alternative and complementary therapies on the professional level, go to www.naturalstandard.com. Selected references are listed below.
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Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.