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Alfa Aesar™ Nicotinic acid, 99%

$37.32 - $95.04

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Nicotinic Acid
CAS 59-67-6
Molecular Formula C6H5NO2
Formula Weight 123.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006391
Beilstein 109591
Merck Index 14,6525
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AAA1268330

 
alfa aesar
A12683-30
250g Each for $37.32

AAA126830B

 
alfa aesar™
A12683-0B
1000g Each for $95.04
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 1.4
Quantity 250g
Chemical Name or Material Nicotinic Acid
CAS 59-67-6
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C6H5NO2
Formula Weight 123.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006391
Beilstein 109591
Merck Index 14,6525
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contac
RTECS Number QT0525000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Vitamin of the B complex with hypolipidemic properties occurring in various animal and plant tissues. Required by the body for the formation of coenzymes NAD and NADP.Nicotinic acid is used as an antidyslipidemic agent. It is also used to improve all lipoproteins well above the vitamin requirement and lowers the total cholesterol, ″bad″ LDL-cholesterol, and triglyceride levels. Further, it is used as a food additive in food industries, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. In addition to this, it is used in medication, nutrient, enriched flours and in electroplating baths.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in ethanol and ethyl ether. Insoluble in most lipid solvents.

Notes
Light sensitive. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contac

GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.