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thi·a·mine

 (thī′ə-mĭn, -mēn′) also thi·a·min (-mĭn)
n.
A vitamin, C12H17ClN4OS, of the vitamin B complex, found in beans, whole grains, meat, and yeast, and necessary for carbohydrate metabolism and normal neural activity. Also called vitamin B1.

[Alteration of thiamin : thi(o)- + (vit)amin.]

thiamine

(ˈθaɪəˌmiːn; -mɪn) or

thiamin

n
(Biochemistry) biochem a soluble white crystalline vitamin that occurs in the outer coat of rice and other grains. It forms part of the vitamin B complex and is essential for carbohydrate metabolism: deficiency leads to nervous disorders and to the disease beriberi. Formula: C12H17ON4SCl.H2O. Also: vitamin B1 or aneurin
[C20: thio- + (vit)amin]

thi•a•mine

(ˈθaɪ ə mɪn, -ˌmin)

also thi•a•min

(-mɪn)

n.
a crystalline, water-soluble vitamin-B compound, C12H17ClN4OS, abundant in liver, legumes, and cereal grains.
Also called vitamin B1.
[1905–10]

thi·a·mine

(thī′ə-mĭn)
A vitamin belonging to the vitamin B complex (B1) that is important in carbohydrate metabolism and normal activity of the nervous system. It is found in bran, yeast, and meat.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thiamine - a B vitamin that prevents beriberithiamine - a B vitamin that prevents beriberi; maintains appetite and growth
B complex, B vitamin, B-complex vitamin, vitamin B, vitamin B complex, B - originally thought to be a single vitamin but now separated into several B vitamins
Translations

thiamine

[ˈθaɪəmiːn] Ntiamina f

thiamine

nThiamin nt

thiamine

n tiamina
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cyanocobalamin, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamin hydrochloride, hydroxocobalamin, 25,000 injectable solution
INGREDIENTS: Rice, Wheat Gluten, Sugar, Defatted Wheat Germ, Salt, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Dried Whey, Malt Flavoring, Calcium Caseinate, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Alpha Tocopherol Acetate (Vitamin E), Reduced Iron, Niacinamide, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Thiamin Hydrochloride (vitamin B1), Vitamin A Palmitate, Folic Acid and Vitamin B12.
Injectables of both thiamin hydrochloride and folic acid are available for this purpose.