The content of this website is for educational purposes only and is not intended to establish a doctor/patient relationship. Consult your physician on all healthcare matters discussed on this site. LowB1.com is a site for awareness and discussion of Low B1 or Vitamin B1 deficiency. Vitamin B1 deficiency is a medical condition of low levels of thiamine (vitamin B1). Thiamine, also known as vitamin B1, is one of eight essential B vitamins that has many important functions throughout the body. Low B1 has various symptoms. However, these symptoms are generally subtle and often overlooked. Various factors may increase your risk, including:
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Old age
  • Diabetes
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Dialysis
  • High-dose diuretic use
If you believe you are Vitamin B1 deficient (Low B1) you should seek the advice of your doctor or medical professional. Poor absorption or excessive urination of Vitamin B1 is often the cause of LowB1. A high-potency bioactive form of Vitamin B1is more successfully absorbed than dietary vitamin B1 and may reverse LowB1 in as little as 30 days.*