|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, skin cancer, help with digestive system, 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 2ml of water, 1.5 ml of ethanol and about 10ml glycerol. Soluble in acetone, amyl alcohol, chloroform, propylene glycol, butanol. Practically insoluble in ether and benzene.
FUNCTION of Nicotinamide
Nicotinamide is an important part of the coenzyme Ⅰ and coenzyme Ⅱ in human and animal body, involved in lipid metabolism, tissue respiration and carbohydrate oxidation during the process of anaerobic decomposition. It’s mainly used for medicine, food and feed additives field. In animal feed additives, its main functions are：To prevent from skin lesions and digestive diseases; to promote animal growth, improve egg production and hatching rate, to ensure good feather growth; to treat of mucosal inflammation and ulceration; Prevent from the livestock and poultry perosis. In medicine and food additives, and its main functions are：to prevent of 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 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
- Skin care products
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|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)|