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Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) Supplements Amherst MA

Looking for Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) Supplements in Amherst? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Amherst that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) Supplements in Amherst.

Alternative Health Care of Western Mass
(413) 587-3151
2 Bay Rd Ste 202
Hadley, MA
 
Lasneski Gary
(413) 587-3151
2 Bay Rd Ste 202
Hadley, MA
 
Leverett Village Co-op
(413) 367-9794
180 Rattlesnake Gutter Road
Leverett, MA
 
Brooks Pharmacy
(413) 584-0182
198 Pine St
Florence, MA
 
Shaklee Bestwater Products
(413) 527-7524
116 East St
Easthampton, MA
 
Thomson Arleen Rd
(413) 584-9888
234 Russell St
Hadley, MA
 
General Nutrition Ctr
(413) 584-9617
Hampshire Mall
Hadley, MA
 
Cornucopia Foods
(413) 586-3800
150 Main St
Northampton, MA
 
Brooks Pharmacy
(413) 527-7410
32 Union St
Easthampton, MA
 
Pioneer Valley Dietetics
(413) 527-7676
247 Northampton St
Easthampton, MA
 

Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

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Pyridoxine activates many enzyme systems in the body. It also assists in the absorption of vitamin B-12 and aids immune system function.

Vitamin B6 deficiency can lead to depressed immunity by a decrease in the number and activity of lymphocytes, and a decrease in antibody production.

Natural Sources of Vitamin B6

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Amaranth

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Barley, Pearl

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Brewer's yeast

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Broccoli

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Carrots

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Chestnuts

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Chicken

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Eggs

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Fish

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Meat

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Peanuts

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Rice, Brown

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Rice, white

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Sunflower seeds

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Walnuts, English or Persian

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Wheat bran

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Wheat germ

Dosage

RDA - 2.2 mg

Optimum: 25 mg to 300 mg

Recommended for immunity: Take as part of a B complex formula that contains at least 50 milligrams of vitamin B6.

Toxicity

Do not take more than 500 milligrams per day.

Daily doses of more than 2,000 milligrams can cause neurological disorders, such as night restlessness, as well as dependency.

Safety/Drug Interaction

If you are diabetic and is taking insulin, you may be at risk of developing hypoglycemia. Do not take vitamin B6 supplements, if you are taking the Parkinson's disease drug levodopa. There is a severe adverse int...

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