Vitamen B6

Were you looking for information about Vitamin B6? Vitamen b6 is a common misspelling of vitamin B6.
Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) is a compound that plays an important role in numerous different chemical reactions in the body. Low levels of this vitamin could lead to anemia and increased levels of homocysteine (an amino acid that may contribute to cardiovascular disease or blood clots) and C-reactive protein (an inflammatory molecule that may be related to heart disease). Potential side effects of vitamin B6 supplementation include stomach pain, vomiting, and numbness or unusual sensations in the hands or feet.
(Click Vitamin B6 to learn more about the benefits, uses, and potential side effects of this vitamin. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on vitamin B6.)
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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