Skip to Content


Pronunciation: pir'i-dok'sa-men

Definition: The amine of pyridoxine (–CH2NH2 replacing –CH2OH at position 4), having a similar physiologic action.

See: pyridoxine

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.