Why ston1b6 (potassium citrate, magnesium citrate and vitaminb6 oral solution)syrup is used?

It can be used to.. It can be used to prevent calcium oxalate kidney stones. Since you have already had kidney stones, i supect that they were trhis type. It is not used to treat other types of stones as a preventitive. B6 decreases liver production of oxalate and magnesium binds it in the gut to prevent it being resorbed and producing calcium oxalate stones in the kidney! always ask what your medicine is for!
Stone and citrate. Kidney stones are formed from calcium, oxalate, and urate. Citrate inhibits stone formation in the urine. Magnesium also inhibits stone formation. High intake of citrate is essential to prevent stone formation. Some individuals are citrate deficient. Urine citrate should be measured.

Related Questions

Magnesium citrate potassium citrate and vitaminb2 oral solution potrate mb6 syrup is used?

Potrate. Mb6 solution does not contain vitamin b2 (riboflavin), as far as i can tell. It does contain vitamin b6 (has multiple forms, but pyridoxal phosphate is active & involved in many metabolic reactions). The solution can be used to make urine less acidic -- a good idea if you have uric acid kidney stones. Read more...

What is the function of potassium citrate and magnesium citrate. Please elaborate?

It is the citrate. Both provide citrate to the body which goes to the urine preventing stone formation in people who are deficient in urinary citrate. Whether potassium or magnesium is used it has sometimes to do with your blood level of either or accompanying meds interaction. Also, low magnesium level in urine may increase stone formation. If this is the case, mag citrate may be preferable. Read more...
Different. Magnesium citrate is used as a laxative while potassium citrate is used to alkalinize the urine and make it less acidic. Each is a citrate but each has very different functions. Read more...