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spinal cord injury vitamin b6

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
100 milligrams: Adults ages 19 to 50 need 1.3 milligrams of vitamin b6 daily, while older women need 1.5 milligrams and senior men need 1.7 milligrams. Don’t take mor ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
32 years experience Holistic Medicine
Why?: Why did you test for it? And why did you start it? It is a water soluble vitamin so you can reduce the dose to normal range.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Vit B6 : https://lpi.oregonstate.edu/mic/vitamins/vitamin-B6 Usually you need > 1000 mg /day to develop toxicity. Sensory neuropathy develops at doses & ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Proven as supplement: A study showed taking 250 mg of b6 increased vividness of dreams. Lower doses might help as well. 250 mg/day can cause neuropathy in some so you shoul ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Nemiro
45 years experience Fertility Medicine
Probably not: I am not sure vitamin b6 will do much to promote or delay ovulation. The definition of infertility is > than one year of unprotected intercourse. Give ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
34 years experience Family Medicine
Not B6: Many other conditions can cause your symptoms, including B12 deficiency. See your doctor for further evaluation.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Can or should?: I recommend getting your nutrients through a good diet whenever possible. Particularly the fat soluble vitamins which can build up to overly high lev ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rotchford
41 years experience Addiction Medicine
Likely: Whoever ordered the blood draw is the best to interpret the results. I'm not familiar with measuring B6 routinely so I'm not sure how accurate or re ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
How do you that it: is due to B6 deficiency. You ought consult a neurologist to determine the cause of peripheral neuropathy and treat the cause. Excess of B6 can itself ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
You do not need: To be a mathematician to eat! if you eat god made food you will get all your vitamins. B6 administration should be used when it is recognized by a pro ... Read More

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