Thyrocare Vitamin B Complex Package is a customized set of Tests that basically covers
VITAMIN B1 / THIAMINE,VITAMIN B3 / NIACIN,VITAMIN B6 / PYRIDOCXAL 5-PHOSPHATASE,VITAMIN B9 / FOLIC ACID,VITAMIN B2 / RIBOFLAVIN,VITAMIN B5 / PANTOTHENIC ACID,VITAMIN B7 /BIOTIN,VITAMIN B12 / COBALAMINE.
Vitamin B1: This test is also known as thiamine.it is very useful for metabolic reactions and forming adenosine triphosphate (ATP),an energy source every cell type in the body uses. Deficiency in Vitamin B1 leads to fatigue,depression abdominal discomfort,difficulty to digest Carbohydrates,Beriberi-a disease that causes loss of mental alertness,breathing trouble and also heart damage.
Vitamin B1 can be sourced from Nuts,Beans and legumes,fortified cereal grains and Yeast.
This deficiency can be more prevalent in those who are Alcoholics,Anorexic,digestive disorders and undergoing kidney dialysis.