Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A vitamin, C12H17ClN4OS, of the vitamin B complex, found in meat, yeast, and the bran coat of grains, and necessary for carbohydrate metabolism and normal neural activity. Also called vitamin B1.

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  • n. One of the constituents of vitamin B complex, found in meat, yeast and bran, that is necessary for the metabolism of carbohydrates.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A class-name applied in organic chemistry to compounds containing the group RNHSH, where R is a hydrocarbon radical such as ethyl (C2H5).

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  • n. a B vitamin that prevents beriberi; maintains appetite and growth

Etymologies

Alteration of thiamin : thi(o)- + (vit)amin.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

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  • Mushrooms are known to have nutritional price such as thiamine, ascorbic acid, cobalamins, and a good source of vitamin D.

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  • A diet high in thiamine resulted in a 25% lower risk of PMS. Thiamine and riboflavin are found in fortified cereals, milk, red meat, seafood, beans, bananas and leafy green vegetables.

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  • That worked for most patients, but one was hospitalized with a thiamine deficiency after being unable to tolerate an oral multivitamin.

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  • The Company is taking this voluntary action after learning today that diagnostic testing indicated that the can of Wet Cat Food may contain insufficient levels of thiamine (Vitamin B1).

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  • He also found thiamine pyrophosphate to be a co-enzyme, which Severo

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  • Since flumazenil has been associated with the occurrence of serious adverse effects (e.g., seizures) in high-risk groups, it should not be routinely administered with dextrose, oxygen, naloxone and thiamine to the unconscious patient.

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  • One study showed that thiamine deficiency was found in 98 percent of patients with congestive heart failure who took 80 mg of furosemide daily, and in 57 percent of patients who took just 40 mg daily.

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  • Basic and initial management should include supportive care for maintenance of the airway, breathing and circulation, as well as administering naloxone, 50 percentdextrose, oxygen and thiamine.

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