Vitiman B6

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Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) is a compound that is effective for treating vitamin B6 deficiencies and hyperhomocysteinemia. It is a water-soluble vitamin that may have antioxidant properties and is important for the formation of hemoglobin, a vital part of red blood cells. Low levels of this vitamin in the body can lead to anemia and may increase the levels of C-reactive protein (an inflammatory molecule that may be related to heart disease). Potential side effects of vitamin B6 supplements include vomiting and unusual sensations in the feet or hands.
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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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