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B Long Tablet 30

B Long Tablet 30


    • Rs. 92.00

    Uses :

    Pyridoxine is used for the prevention and treatment of vitamin B6 deficiency disorders. It is used in the treatment of sideroblastic anemia. It is also reduces the risk of heart diseases. Vitamin B6 treats premenstrual syndrome and morning sickness in women. It also prevents seizures, convulsions in the epileptic patients.

    Mode of drug action

    Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) acts as a coenzyme in various biochemical reactions such as metabolism of amino acids, glycogen, and synthesis of nucleic acids, hemoglobin, sphingomyelin and sphingolipids. It also takes part in the synthesis of neurotransmitters such as serotonin, dopamine, norepinephrine and gamma-aminobutyric acid.

    What are the common side effects?

    The side effects of pyridoxine which are common with nausea, stomach pain, loss of appetite, headache, drowsiness, numbness and tingling sensation in the limbs, numbness around the mouth, lethargy, tiredness, impaired balance, loss or reduces sensation to touch , temperature and vision.


    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Avoid using B Long medicine, if allergic to B Long medicine or any of the ingredients in it.

    • B Long medicine is recommended along with food.

    • Be cautious when using B Long medicine when driving or operating heavy machinery.

    • Use B Long medicine only under medical prescription.

    • Avoid taking alcohol when using B Long medicine.

    • Take medical consultation before using B Long medicine during pregnancy and breast feeding.

    • Discontinue B Long medicine and immediately consult the doctor if any unusual symptoms develop.

    • Make sure to keep B Long medicine away from children.

    What else should I know?

    1. Does pyridoxine helps to treat carpal tunnel syndrome? Yes, pyridoxine helps to treat carpal tunnel syndrome. Consult your physician for safe use.

    2. What is the daily requirement of pyridoxine to prevent deficiency disease? A daily intake of

    2.2 mg will help to prevent deficiency diseases. Pregnant women need

    2.6 mg and lactating women need

    2.5 mg of pyridoxine daily.

    3. What are the dietary sources of pyridoxine? Fish, liver and citrus fruits are some of the dietary sources of pyridoxine.

    4. Can I take any other medications along with pyridoxine supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications with pyridoxine.

    5. How should I take pyridoxine supplements? You should take pyridoxine supplements every day after meals. Follow the instructions given by your physician or the manufacturer for safe use.

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