Thiamine Deficiency and Cardiovascular Disorders

Publication date: Available online 22 June 2018Source: Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular DiseasesAuthor(s): Ehab S. Eshak, Ahmed E. ArafaAbstractThiamine, also known as vitamin B1, functions as a co-factor in the metabolism of carbohydrates and amino acids. Thiamine deficiency has been suggested to be associated with many cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) and risk factors; type one and type two diabetes (T1D and T2D), obesity, chronic vasculature inflammation, dyslipidemia, heart failure (HF), myocardial infarction (MI), and depression. This review explores the evidence of thiamine deficiency among subjects with CVDs or risk factors, illustrates the theories explaining the thiamine-CVDs associations, and describes the effect of thiamine supplementation. Human and animal studies were collected from various scientific databases following the PRISMA guidelines.
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