Evaluation of Thiamine as Adjunctive Therapy in COVID-19 Critically Ill Patients

A Two-Center Propensity Score Matched Study

Khalid Al Sulaiman; Ohoud Aljuhani; Maram Al Dossari; Asma Alshahrani; Aisha Alharbi; Rahmah Algarni; Majed Al Jeraisy; Shmeylan Al Harbi; Abdulmalik Al Katheri; Fahad Al Eidan; Abdulkareem M. Al Bekairy; Nouf Al Qahtani; Mashael Al Muqrin; Ramesh Vishwakarma; Ghassan Al Ghamdi


Crit Care. 2021;25(223) 

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Thiamine use as adjunctive therapy may have potential survival benefits in critically ill patients with COVID-19. Additionally, it was associated with a lower incidence of thrombosis. Systemic thiamine administration could be considered as a part of COVID-19 management upon ICU admission.