Vitamin B-6 reprieved in UKBMJ 1998; 317 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7155.370 (Published 08 August 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:370
- John Warden, parliamentary correspondent
Dietary supplements of vitamin B-6 have been granted a stay of execution by the British government pending further advice on safety levels. Legislation to control the general sale of dietary supplements containing more than 10 mg of vitamin B-6 per daily dose has been deferred for at least two years.
This follows last week's government changes, when Nick Brown replaced Jack Cunningham as minister …
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