Q: About a vitamin based treatment


 

(Q: N-10) L.W. a 58 year-old alcoholic patient,  presents at the hospital with vomits, ataxia and mental deterioration, showing a confused global condition. Diagnosis of Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome is made.

 

The obvious and more specific treatment to the patient condition at the present time, is based in the administration of:

 

a)     Vitamin B1

 

b)     Vitamin B2

 

c)      Vitamin B6

 

d)     Vitamin B12

 

e)     Vitamin C

 

Note:

 

Visit the Biochemical Puzzles Page. It has been updated with a game about hydrosoluble vitamins

 

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