Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Pyridoxine purchase.
Read drug prescription
It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Pyridoxine before taking it.
Pyridoxine is a vitamin, prescribed for the treatment and prevention of vitamin B6 deficiency.
Pyridoxine indicationsPyridoxine is a vitamin, prescribed for the treatment and prevention of vitamin B6 deficiency. It is important for the breakdown of protein, fats, and carbohydrates from foods.
Pyridoxine dosageAdult- PO- The recommended dose range is 150 to 400mg/day.
Pyridoxine usageIt comes as a tablet and capsule to take by mouth, with food.
Pyridoxine precautionsCaution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Pyridoxine side effectsNausea, stomach upset, headache, sleepiness, tingling, prickling, burning or sensation of tightness.
Pyridoxine warningAvoid excess dosage.
Pyridoxine storage conditionsStore it at room temperature and away from light.
Compare prices at online shops
Prices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Pyridoxine medicine in some well-known online stores.
Select the most affordable brand or generic drug
Pyridoxine - Frequently asked Questions
Can Pyridoxine be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?
In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.
It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.
Can Pyridoxine be taken or consumed while pregnant?
Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.
Can Pyridoxine be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?
Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.
Information checked by Dr. Shikha Narang, MD Pharmacology