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Who should not take vitamin B6?

If you are allergic to certain B vitamins, have heart disease or are pregnant or breast-feeding, talk to your doctor before taking vitamin B6. It should be used with caution in patients taking levodopa, phenytoin and phenobarbital as it can reduce the concentrations of these drugs in your body. You may not be able to take vitamin B6 tablets if you are taking altretamine.

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