Vitamin B1 Deficiency

What are the diseases caused by Vitamin B1 deficiency?

Diseases Caused by Vitamin B1 Deficiency

Vitamin B1 Deficiency may bring serious of ill health issues. Below listed are the most common diseases caused by the deficiency of Vitamin B1.


Beriberi is a kind of nutritional disorder caused by the deficient amount of Vitamin B1 (i.e Thiamin). They are different kinds of beriberi infections.

Dry Beriberi

It may cause some tinkling sensation in the toes, burning sensation in the feet and also the night leg cramps.

Wet Beriberi

Wet beriberi is a neurological and cardiovascular disease, that causes heart related problems and brain abnormalities.

Infantile Beriberi

New born baby may prone to this disease when the mother have deficient amount of thiamin during pregnancy.

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