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Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) Summary

Description: Nutritional factor found in milk, eggs, malted barley, liver, kidney, heart, and leafy vegetables. The richest natural source is yeast. It occurs in the free form only in the retina of the eye, in whey, and in urine; its principal forms in tissues and cells are as FLAVIN MONONUCLEOTIDE and FLAVIN-ADENINE DINUCLEOTIDE.

Also Known As: Vitamin B2; Vitamin G; Vitamin B 2

Networked: 1345 relevant articles (90 outcomes, 171 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Riboflavin is Relevant

  1. Keratoconus : 25 outcomes 29 studies in 191 results
  2. Migraine Disorders (Migraine) : 14 outcomes 14 studies in 45 results
  3. Keratitis : 5 outcomes 2 studies in 31 results
  4. Headache (Headaches) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 13 results
  5. Anemia : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 19 results
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Drugs Related to Riboflavin

  1. Collagen
  2. Magnesium
  3. Vitamins
  4. Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)
  5. coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10)
  6. Vitamin A (Retinol)
  7. Iron
  8. Niacin (Nicotinic Acid)
  9. Folic Acid (Vitamin M)
  10. Carotenoids (Carotene)
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Therapies Related to Riboflavin

  1. Photorefractive Keratectomy
  2. Lasers (Laser)
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  4. Chemoprevention
  5. Radial Keratotomy
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