VITAMIN B6; PYRIDOXINE

Vitamin B6 is a cofactor in many metabolic pathways including heme synthesis. Vitamin B6 deficiency may be observed in patients with metabolic disorders, secondary to therapeutic drug use, or alcoholism. Deficiency effects the function of the immune system.

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  • Pre-test Information:
    Avoid vitamin supplements & alcohol 24 hours prior to sample collection. Overnight fasting is mandatory. Wrap sample in aluminium foil to protect from light
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by 7th of the month; Report after 2–3 weeks
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