|Keywords||Muscle strength, muscle strength, Laxogenin|
5α-hydroxy Laxogenin Specifications
|Product Name||5α-hydroxy Laxogenin|
|CAS Registry Number||56786-63-1|
|Molecular Weight||446.6 g/mol|
|Shelf life||2 years|
|Functions||Build muscle, also stimulate plant growth|
5α-hydroxy Laxogenin Description
5α-hydroxy Laxogenin is a brassinosteroid analog and a derivative of diosgenin. 5α-hydroxy Laxogenin and a similar chemical, called Laxogenin are sold as medicine to help build muscle.
5-Alpha-Hydroxy-Laxogenin is often marketed in dietary supplements as a plant-based anabolic agent.
5α-hydroxy Laxogenin Applications
- Laboratory research
- Pharmaceutical ingredients to increase muscle strength
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