Vit B1 (Thiamine)
Vit B2 (Riboflavin)
Vit B3 (Niacin)
Grain, meat, legume, seed oils
Vit B6 (Pyrydoxine)
Vit C (Ascorbic Acid)
Cereal products (not refined), meat
(pork), fish, poultry, eggs, vegetables
Alcoholics 25%, pregnant women, TBC, syphillis.
Dry beri beri
(peripheral polyneuropathy) with
myelin degeneration, loss of sensory, motor and arc reflexes, wrist, 1st toe and foot drop).
(cardiovascular syndrome- peripheral vasodilation, dilation of heart chambers, thinning,
encephalopathy (development of opthalma plasia, motor function impairment, mental impairment,
retrograde amnesia, ataxia, nistagmus.
Dairy products, cereal products, meat,
fish, poultry, vegetables.
Chronic issues: TB, syphillis, malignant tumor, non balance diet and in alcoholics. Ariflavinosis:
Cheilosis (chelitis is cracking in the corners of the mouth),
(inflammation of the tongue,
atrophy in tongue, changes in color),
Superficial Interstitial Keratitis
(inflammation of blood
vessels around cornea, irreversible changes, ulcerr in cornea),
(scaly, nasofabial folds,
cheeks, behind ears, scrotum and skin around vulva, decrease of RBC production in bone
Found in food, alcoholics, non bacterial infection, people in prison. Generic name is nicotinic acid,
produced in body by
, also by gut flora. Prevention of atherosclerosis, prevents of liver
to produce LDL (bad).
Disease: Pellegra (4 d's): Dermatitis
(inflammation of skin, around neck is
called Casel's Necklace),
(associated with atrophy of columnar epithelial cells of
intestines with submucosal inflammation or ulcerations of tubes),
athrophy of brain neurons and corresponding tract of spinal cord->death, weakness, dizziness,
headache, mental depression, spinal cord paralysis),