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VITAMIN B1 TABLETS 25MG
Active substance(s): THIAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE
NAME OF THE MEDICINAL PRODUCT
Vitamin B1 Tablets 25mg
QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION
Thiamine Hydrochloride tablet 25mg
Prevention and treatment of thiamine deficiency.
Posology and method of administration
Adults, the elderly and children over 3 years.
Mild and chronic deficiency: Half to one tablet daily in single dose.
Severe deficiency : Eight to twelve tablets daily in single or divided doses.
Route of administration.
Known hypersensitivity to thiamine.
Special warnings and precautions for use
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Fertility, pregnancy and lactation
This is acceptable for use during pregnancy and lactation in normal doses.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
Hypersensitive reactions have been reported, (mainly after parenteral
Overdose with this substance has not been reported.
Thiamine is an essential coenzyme for carbohydrate metabolism.
Thiamine is well adsorbed from the gastrointestinal tract following oral
administration although the adsorption of large doses is limited. It is widely
distributed in body tissue and appears in breast milk. Thiamine is not stored to
any appreciable extent in the body and amounts in excess of the body’s
requirements are excreted in urine as unchanged thiamine or metabolites.
Preclinical safety data
No relevant data
List of excipients
Vegetable fatty acid
Special precautions for storage
In well closed containers in a dry place protected from light.
Nature and contents of container
High impact polystyrene white or polystyrene amber co-plastic bottles.
Pack size 100 & 1000 tablets.
Special precautions for disposal
MARKETING AUTHORISATION HOLDER
Nutrition Warehouse Ltd
Head Office Address
Samuel Ryder House
MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER(S)
DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION/RENEWAL OF THE
1 October 1999
DATE OF REVISION OF THE TEXT
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