Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) Contains Thiamine (B1)

Our Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) contains thiamine (B1). Prolonged thiamine deficiency results in beriberi,(1*)  which is characterized by a loss of appetite, weight lossmental confusion muscle wasting, nerve damage, rapid heartbeat, an enlarged heart and sometimes edema (swelling due to fluid buildup).(2*)  

As with the B-complex vitamins, thiamine partners with other enzymes to manage the body's cellular activity.(3*)  It also plays a significant role in the nervous system's energy metabolism as it's needed to make ATP (Adenosine Triphosphate) that is required by every cell in the body.(4*)

Sources of Thiamine (B1)

Pork (Ham & Pork Chops), Sunflower Seeds, Soymilk and our Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear).

    Source References
(1) Wikipedia: Thiamine
(2) University of Maryland Medical Center: Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)
(3) Health-A-Liciousness: Thiamine (B1) Foods
(4) RXList: Vitamin B1 Supplements