|Synonyms||Niacinamide, Nicotinic acid amide, Pyridine-3-carboxylic acid amide, Vitamin B3, Vitamin PP|
|Keywords||Acne, pellagra, skin cancer|
|Related products||Nicotinamide Riboside, Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin), Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12|
- Type: Vitamins
- CAS No:98-92-0
- Qty in 20′ FCL:0MT
- Min. Order:500KG
- Packaging: Provide Neutral Packaging
Nicotinamide is one of the popular food/feed additives and ingredients in most countries.
Specifications of Nicotinamide
|CAS Registry Number||98-92-0|
|Shelf life||2 years|
|Functions||Treat acne, and skin cancer, help with the digestive system, and decrease blood pressure|
Description of Nicotinamide
Nicotinamide is a water-soluble form of vitamin B3 or niacin. It is made in the body by eating niacin-rich foods such as fish, poultry, nuts, legumes, eggs, and cereal grains. Nicotinamide supplements are used to treat skin conditions and niacin deficiencies.
Solubility:1g of the product dissolves in 2 ml of water, 1.5 ml of ethanol, and about 10 ml of glycerol. Soluble in acetone, amyl alcohol, chloroform, propylene glycol, and butanol. Practically insoluble in ether and benzene.
FUNCTIONs of Nicotinamide
Nicotinamide is an important part of the coenzyme Ⅰ and coenzyme Ⅱ in the human and animal body, involved in lipid metabolism, tissue respiration, and carbohydrate oxidation during the process of anaerobic decomposition. It’s mainly used in the medicine, food, and feed additives fields. In animal feed additives, the main functions are： to prevent skin lesions and digestive diseases; promote animal growth; improve egg production and hatching rate; ensure good feather growth; treat mucosal inflammation and ulceration; prevent livestock and poultry persons. In medicine and food additives, its main functions are： to prevent skin lesions and digestive diseases; to promote participation in the body of material and energy metabolism, to promote human growth and development; to treat a variety of mucosal inflammation and ulcers with other drugs; strong vasodilator effect, to improve the blood supply to the body function, feature a favorable effect on cerebral thrombosis, coronary heart disease, hyperlipidemia and so on; to treat nicotinic acid, nicotinamide deficiency caused by its long-term medicament of isonicotinic acid hydrazine and analogs.
Applications of Nicotinamide
- Raw materials of drugs
- Skincare products
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- Bender DA (2003). Nutritional Biochemistry of the Vitamins. Cambridge University Press. p. 203. ISBN 978-1-139-43773-8. Archived from the original on 30 December 2016.
- Williams AC, Cartwright LS, Ramsden DB (March 2005). “Parkinson’s disease: the first common neurological disease due to auto-intoxication?”. QJM. 98 (3): 215–26. doi:10.1093/qjmed/hci027
|Identification a||Conform (Ir)|
|Identification b (Ratio:a245/a262)||0.63-0.67 (Uv)|
|Melting Range ℃||128-131|
|Loss On Drying %||=< 0.5 (Silica Gel Drier)|
|Residue On Ignition %||=< 0.1( High Temperature Ignition)|
|Heavy Metals %||=<0.003 (Colorimetry)|
|Readily Carbonizable Substances||Conform (Colorimetry)|