Which medications in the drug class Vitamin supplementation are used in the treatment of MDMA Toxicity?

Updated: Dec 20, 2017
  • Author: In-Hei Hahn, MD, FACEP, FACMT; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD  more...
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Vitamin supplementation

Vitamins are indicated to correct thiamine deficiency and prevent Wernicke-Korsakoff encephalopathy.

Thiamine (Vitamin B-1)

Supplementation ensures adequate cofactor for maintenance of cellular aerobic respiration. CNS depletion of thiamine may result in Wernicke encephalopathy.


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