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Vitaminin B6

Were you looking for information about Vitamin B6? Vitaminin b6 is a common misspelling of vitamin B6.
Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) is important for numerous chemical reactions in the body. It plays a role in the metabolism of carbohydrates and the formation of hemoglobin, an important part of red blood cells. It is also thought that this vitamin may increase levels of the neurotransmitter serotonin, which is why some people think it may be useful for treating depression or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Although vitamin B6 supplementation is safe for most people, potential side effects include vomiting and unusual sensations in the hands or feet.
(To learn more about this vitamin, click Vitamin B6. This article covers topics such as benefits, effectiveness, dosing information, and potential side effects. 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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