Vitamin B Deficiency D014804

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Description

A condition due to deficiency in any member of the VITAMIN B COMPLEX. These B vitamins are water-soluble and must be obtained from the diet because they are easily lost in the urine. Unlike the lipid-soluble vitamins, they cannot be stored in the body fat.   MeSH

Subtype Terms (8)

Choline Deficiency
 

Folic Acid Deficiency
4 drugs (2 approved, 2 experimental)

Hyperhomocysteinemia
16 drugs (9 approved, 7 experimental)

Pellagra
2 approved drugs

Riboflavin Deficiency
1 experimental drug

Thiamine Deficiency
4 drugs (3 approved, 1 experimental)

Vitamin B 12 Deficiency
10 drugs (4 approved, 6 experimental)

Vitamin B 6 Deficiency
5 drugs (1 approved, 4 experimental)


Approved Indicated Drugs (2)

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