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THIAMINE (THAY uh min) prevents and treats low thiamine levels in your body. Thiamine (vitamin B1) plays an important role in turning food into energy. It also helps maintain the health of your heart, nerves, and digestive tract.
Take this medication by mouth with a glass of water. Follow the directions on the package or prescription label. For best results take this medication with food. Take your medication at regular intervals. Do not take your medication more often than directed.
Talk to your care team about the use of this medication in children. While this medication may be prescribed for selected conditions, precautions do apply.
Side effects that you should report to your care team as soon as possible:
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 85 degrees F). Protect from heat and light. Throw away any unused medication after the expiration date.
They need to know if you have any of the following conditions:
Interactions are not expected.
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.
Follow a healthy diet. Taking a vitamin supplement does not replace the need for a balanced diet. Some foods that have this vitamin naturally are yeast, beans, peas, nuts, pork, and beef. Limit alcohol, smoking and stress.
Too much of this vitamin can be unsafe. Talk to your care team about how much is right for you.
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