Thiamine

Key points  

  • We recommend to consult your poison centre with the use of this antidote.
  • Concomitant administration of dextrose is indicated when capillary blood glucose is less than 4 mmol/L.
  • It is not necessary to delay dextrose administration in patients presenting symptomatic hypoglycemia in order to administer the first dose of thiamine.

Last updated: 05-02-2018