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I heard a vitamin deficiency can cause you to hallucinte. Can someone tell me which vitamins?

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Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
Holistic Medicine
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In brief: B 12

Main deficiency is b 12.
Some cases reported with vitamin d defiency.

In brief: B 12

Main deficiency is b 12.
Some cases reported with vitamin d defiency.
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
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Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
Holistic Medicine
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In brief: B12 most likely

B 12 defiency can cause audio and visual hallucinations.
Rare but can occur with strict vegetarian diet without b 12 supplementation.

In brief: B12 most likely

B 12 defiency can cause audio and visual hallucinations.
Rare but can occur with strict vegetarian diet without b 12 supplementation.
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
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Dr. Harish Rao
Pediatrics

In brief: Thiamine

Thiamine (b1) deficiency (dry beriberi) can cause encephalopathy and psychosis (wernicke-korsakoff psychosis) can cause hallucinations.

In brief: Thiamine

Thiamine (b1) deficiency (dry beriberi) can cause encephalopathy and psychosis (wernicke-korsakoff psychosis) can cause hallucinations.
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Dr. Harish Rao
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