Peripheral neuropathy, Vitamin B6 deficiency
Should be taken with food. Preferably taken w/ meals.
Oral Prophylaxis of vitamin B6 deficiency states Adult: 2.5-10 mg/d. Nausea in Pregnancy 75 mg PO qD
Hypersensitivity. Patients receiving levodopa.
Mode of Action
Pyridoxine is a water-soluble vitamin which functions in the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and fats. It is essential in Hb formation and GABA sy... View More
Drug interaction with Levodopa.
Severe peripheral neuropathies (with long-term admin of large doses). Unstable gait, Paresthesias, Decrease sensation, Decreased folic acid
Isoniazid, penicillamine and oral contraceptives may result in greater requirement in pyridoxine dose. Reduces the effects of levodopa, phenobarbitone, ... View More
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More