VITAMIN B6 is in DeLaVie
Vitamin B6 why do we need it?
Vitamin B6 helps in many areas of the bodies functions including the metabolism of protein, carbohydrates and amino acids. B6 is also active in cognitive development through biosynthesis and in immune function and hemoglobin formation.
You can absorb Vitamin B6 from Food
The best sources of vitamin B6 are fish, beef liver and other organ meats and secondarily starchy vegetables, and non-citrus fruit.
You Can Absorb Vitamin B6 in DeLaVie – Your Daily Multi-Vitamin.
What happens when you have Vitamin B6 Deficiency
Vitamin B6 deficiency is associated with
- microcytic anemia,
- electroencephalographic abnormalities,
- cracks at the corners of the mouth
- swollen tongue
- depression and confusion,
- moreover, weakened immune function
- In children, vitamin B6 deficiency can cause irritability, acute hearing, and convulsive seizures.
Malabsorption Can increase Risk.
Malabsorption due to certain diseases like Celiacs disease, Crohn’s disease, and ulcerative colitis can cause vitamin b6 deficiencies.
Groups at Risk of Vitamin B6 Deficiency
People suffering from Impaired Renal Function
People with Autoimmune Disorders
Individuals with Alcohol Dependence
Research Shows Vitamin 6 Could Help with
Some studies suggest that Vitamin B6 supplements could reduce heart disease risk.
Some research has linked low B6 to certain cancers.
Studies are underway to prove the link between low levels of B6 with a decline in cognitive function in older people.
Some studies have shown that vitamin B6 supplements could reduce the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS).