What are the recommended dietary allowances (RDAs) for vitamin B-6 in children?

Updated: Dec 26, 2017
  • Author: Mark Rosenbloom, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Michael A Miller, MD  more...
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The RDAs for children are as follows:

  • Age 0-6 months (adequate intake) - 0.1 mg

  • Age 7-12 months (adequate intake) - 0.3 mg

  • Age 1-3 years - 0.5 mg

  • Age 4-8 years - 0.6 mg

  • Age 9-13 years - 1 mg

  • Age 14-18 years (males) - 1.3 mg

  • Age 14-18 years (females) - 1.2 mg

  • Pregnancy (14-18 years) - 1.9 mg

  • Lactation (14-18 years) - 2 mg


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