THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet)



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THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) Drug and Prescription Information

THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet)

THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) Medication Classification


THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) Brandname


THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) is used for the Treatment

Thiamine (THYE-a-min) Thiamine, another name for Vitamin B-1, is used to treat thiamine-deficiency (not enough thiamine in the body).

When To Not Use THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet)

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to thiamine (Vitamin B-1).

How Should You Use THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet)

Tablet, Liquid

  • Your doctor will tell you how much and when to take your medicine. Keep all medicine away from children.
  • You may take your medicine with or without food.
  • Measure your oral liquid medicine using a marked measuring spoon or medicine cup.
  • If a dose is missed:
  • Take the missed dose as soon as possible.
  • Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose.
  • You should not use two doses at the same time.
  • Missing a dose is generally not a cause for concern.

Proper THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) Storage

Store THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet)

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

  • Follow your doctor's orders if he or she has given you a special diet.

THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) Warnings

  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you become pregnant.

THIAMINE (VITAMIN B-1) (Oral) (Tablet) Side Effects

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

  • Itching or trouble breathing
  • Swelling of face, lips or eyelids