This medication is a water-soluble vitamin of the B complex, prescribed for thiamine deficiency, beriberi and acute alcoholic intoxification.
Adult: PO – The recommended dose is 10-25 mg/day in single or divided doses.
IM/IV- The recommended dose range is 20-100mg/day.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of wernicke-korsakoff syndrome, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Thiamine tablets usually do not cause any side effects.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.
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