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Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Code C48030)

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Preferred Name: Pyridoxine Hydrochloride

Definition: The hydrochloride salt form of pyridoxine, a water-soluble vitamin B. Pyridoxine hydrochloride is converted into the active form, pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (PLP), an essential cofactor in many enzymatic activities including synthesis of amino acids, neurotransmitters, and sphingolipids. This vitamin is essential to red blood cell, nervous system, and immune systems functions and helps maintain normal blood glucose levels.

Display Name: Pyridoxine Hydrochloride

Label: Pyridoxine Hydrochloride

NCI Thesaurus Code: C48030 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0700496  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
5-Hydroxy-6-methyl-3,4-pyridinedimethanol Hydrochloride
Pyridoxine Hydrochloride
Vitamin B6 Hydrochloride

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 58-56-0 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
ChEBI ID CHEBI:30961 (see ChEBI info)
NSC Code 19613 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 39765
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 39765 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0700496

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C8H11NO3.HCl
code C48030
Contributing_Source CTRP
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Pyridoxine_Hydrochloride
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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