vitamin B6

noun

: pyridoxine or a closely related compound found widely in combined form and considered essential to vertebrate nutrition

Examples of vitamin B6 in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web One packet not only contains milk thistle, fenugreek, and fennel but also collagen, vitamin C, vitamin B6, and vitamin B12. Lainey Younkin, Ms, Rd, Parents, 15 May 2024 Just one tablespoon provides 3.5 grams of fiber, seven grams of protein, and several B vitamins, including thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, folic acid, biotin, and vitamin B6. Lainey Younkin, Ms, Rd, Parents, 15 May 2024 The formula incorporates the natural ingredients of arnica and vitamin B6. Danielle Zoellner, Verywell Health, 26 Mar. 2024 As Attia shared on an episode of his podcast, vitamin B6 gets your homocysteine back in line. Sean Evans, Robb Report, 14 Jan. 2024 However, there is a link between vitamin B6, B12, and D deficiencies and depression. Sarah Anzlovar, Ms, Verywell Health, 15 May 2023 Some evidence suggests that vitamin B6 supplements reduce bloating and decrease premenstrual syndrome (PMS) symptoms. Amanda Gardner, Health, 28 Nov. 2023 More research is needed to know exactly how vitamin B6 affects PMS symptoms. Amanda Gardner, Health, 28 Nov. 2023 Asparagus: Asparagus is rich in magnesium, D-aspartic acid, vitamin K, and vitamin B6. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 6 Oct. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1934, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of vitamin B6 was in 1934

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“Vitamin B6.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vitamin%20B6. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

vitamin B6

noun
-ˈbē-ˈsiks
: pyridoxine
also : a closely related compound

Medical Definition

vitamin B6

noun
: pyridoxine or a closely related compound found widely in combined form and considered essential to vertebrate nutrition

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