pyridoxic acid

noun
pyr·​i·​dox·​ic acid
variants: or 4-pyridoxic acid \ ˌpir-​ə-​ˌdäk-​sik-​ How to pronounce pyridoxic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of pyridoxic acid

: a crystalline acid C8H9NO4 isolated from urine and held to be formed by oxidation of pyridoxal as the major end product of vitamin B6 metabolism

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“Pyridoxic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pyridoxic%20acid. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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