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Vitamin B deficiency

Vitamin B deficiency: Introduction

Insufficient vitamin B intake for normal functioning of the body. There are actually 8 different types of B vitamins: thiamine (B1), riboflavin (B2), niacin (B3), pyridoxine (B6), folic acid (B9), cyanocobalamin (B12) pantothenic acid and biotin. A vitamin B deficiency can involve any one of these types or a combination. As Vitamin B plays a role in many aspects of the body's functioning, deficiency can have a serious impact on overall health. ...more »

Symptoms of Vitamin B deficiency

Treatments for Vitamin B deficiency

  • Treatment may depend on which specific B vitamin is deficient. A general approach includes:
    • Adequate diet - dietary sources of B Vitamins include yeast, wheat germ, cabbage, spinach, broccoli, liver
    • B Vitamin supplements, usually given as replacement of the specific B Vitamin such as folate or thiamine, as a combined Multi B vitamin supplement does not usually contain enough individual B vitamins to correct specific deficiencies
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Vitamin B deficiency: Deaths

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Types of Vitamin B deficiency

Causes of Vitamin B deficiency

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Misdiagnosis and Vitamin B deficiency

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See symptoms more »

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  1. Vitamin B deficiency: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Types
  7. Deaths

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