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Alfa Aesar™ DL-Thioctic acid, 98%

$95.43 - $354.04

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material DL-Thioctic acid
CAS 1077-28-7
Molecular Formula C8H14O2S2
Formula Weight 206.33
MDL Number MFCD00005474
Beilstein 81853
Merck Index 14,9326
Synonym 1,2-Dithiolane-3-valeric acid; DL-6,8-Dithiooctanoic acid
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AAL0471106

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L0471106
5g Each for $95.43

AAL0471114

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L0471114
25g Each for $354.04
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 206.33
Chemical Name or Material DL-Thioctic acid
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C8H14O2S2
CAS 1077-28-7
Synonym 1,2-Dithiolane-3-valeric acid; DL-6,8-Dithiooctanoic acid
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
MDL Number MFCD00005474
Beilstein 81853
Merck Index 14,9326
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
RTECS Number JP1192000
Boiling Point 160° to 165°C
Melting Point 59° to 63°C
Quantity 5g

Applications
DL-Thioctic acid is used as a major nutrient supplement. It is also reported as an antioxidant and used as a drug against diabetes. It plays an essential role in aerobic metabolism. Further, it acts as a free radical scavenger.

Solubility
Soluble in methanol, ethanol, diethyl ether and chloroform. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

2° to 8°C