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Conventional Treatment of Beri Beri
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Conventional treatment of beri beri

Conventional treatment of beri beri consists of the following:


This is the main way to reverse any potential adverse health symptoms of beri beri:


Dietary modifications

In addition to the vitamin B1 (thiamin) supplementation either intravenously or in tablet form, the doctor may also recommend the diet to be supplemented with increased intake of foods rich in vitamin B1 (thiamin) to help with absorption, further decrease the deficiency in this nutrient and reverse the symptoms.


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  Last reviewed: 3 January 2009 || Last updated: 21 January 2010


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NOTE: Mega doses of any type of vitamin, mineral, amino acid or herbal supplement cannot cure illnesses and in fact can be very dangerous and produce toxic side effects and interfere with medicine you are taking. Always ensure you consult your doctor before taking any type of complementary supplements.
Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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