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Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) > for dietary supplements

To have a complement portfolio of different vitamins, BTC offers you a wide range of the water-soluble B-vitamins. Pyridoxine is for example often used in a B-vitamin-complex with other B-vitamins.

Physiological importance

Vitamin B6 includes pyridoxine, pyridoxamine, pyridoxal as well as their phosphates. Vitamin B6 is needed for several enzyme reactions in the body, which are involved in metabolism. Furthermore, the vitamin is also involved in infant brain development during pregnancy and infancy, as well as in immune functions. 

Properties of vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

  • Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (food and pharma grade)
  • available in powder form 
  • complies with highest quality standards and regulatory requirements

Applications of vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)

Pyridoxine Hydrochloride is used in dietary supplements for single- and multivitamin or B-complex preparations. Vitamin B6 is also a frequent ingredient for Sports Nutrition

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About BTC

BTC Europe is BASF's European sales organization for small and medium sized customers. Our product range covers selected speciality chemicals and performance polymers to a variety of industries as well as raw materials and additives for the pharma, food, animal nutrition and personal care industry. 

Our solutions for the human nutrition industry cover health ingredients like vitamins, plant sterols, carotenoids, Omega-3s, conjugated linoleic acid, besides others. As food additives we offer antioxidants, emulsifiers, whipping emulsifiers, baking enzymes, functional fat powders, and lipids.