How It Works:
Pyridoxine is vitamin B6, required for the proper usage of nutrients and production of energy in the body.
usually in hands and feet., Long term administration of large doses is associated with dysfunction of nerves resulting in numbness and pain
Pyridoxine is used to treat low levels or deficiency of vitamin B6 in the body, treat nerve damage (peripheral neuritis) caused by isoniazid (an anti-tuberculosis drug), urge to vomit (nausea) and vomiting in pregnancy, and abnormal blood cells produced by bone marrow (idiopathic sideroblastic anemia). It is used for the growth and development of the brain, nerves, skin, and other parts of the body.
- Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for a forgotten dose.
- Consult a doctor immediately if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
- Do not take this drug without consulting a doctor if you are pregnant or breast feeding
Frequently Ask Questions:
Q. What is b long f tablet used for?B long f tablet is a combination of pyridoxine and folic acid and used in vitamin B6 deficiency states.Q. Is pyridoxine available over the counter?Pyridoxine is commonly sold as a component of multivitamin tablet, which is available over the counter. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug.Q. Does pyridoxine help during morning sickness?Yes, pyridoxine is used to control morning sickness.Q. Does pyridoxine cause weight gain?Weight gain has not been seen with the treatment of pyridoxine.Q. Does pyridoxine hydrochloride provide energy?No, pyridoxine hydrochloride cannot provide energy. However, it is essential for conversion of food (sugars, fats and protiens) into energy.Q. Does pyridoxine stop milk production?Very high doses of pyridoxine may decrease the production of milk.Q. Does pyridoxine help with premenstrual syndrome (PMS)?Yes, pyridoxine can improve PMS symptoms but the lowest effective dose should be used. Please consult the doctor before taking the drug.Q. Is pyridoxine/pyridoxine hydrochloride safe during pregnancy?Yes, pyridoxine/ pyridoxine hydrochloride is safe when taken under the supervision of doctors.Q. Is pyridoxine hydrochloride natural/ a naturally occurring ingredient/ synthetic?Pyridoxine is synthetic.