The Brand Name PYRIDOX Has Generic Salt :: Pyridoxine
PYRIDOX Is From Company Neon Priced :: Rs. 26.07
PYRIDOX have Pyridoxine is comes under Sub class Vitamins , Minerals of Main Class Vitamins
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Indications for Drugs ::
Peripheral neuropathy,Vitamin B6 deficiency
Drug Dose ::
Oral Treatment and prophylaxis of vitamin B6 deficiency states Adult: Up to 150 mg daily. May also be given via SC, IM or IV routes. Oral Sideroblastic anaemia Adult: Up to 400 mg daily. May also be given via SC, IM or IV routes.
Patients receiving levodopa.
Drug Precautions ::
Drug interaction with Levodopa.
Drug Side Effects ::
Severe peripheral neuropathies (with long-term admin of large doses).
Pregnancy category ::
Drug 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 synthesis within the CNS. It also aids in the release of glycogen stored in the liver and muscles.
Drug Interactions ::
Isoniazid, penicillamine and oral contraceptives may result in greater requirement in pyridoxine dose. Reduces the effects of levodopa, phenobarbitone, altretamine and phenytoin.