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D1685 Sigma-Aldrich

Docusate sodium

meets USP testing specifications

Synonym: ‘Dioctyl’ sulfosuccinate sodium salt, AOT, Bis(2-ethylhexyl) sulfosuccinate sodium salt, Docusate sodium salt, Sodium bis(2-ethylhexyl) sulfosuccinate, Sulfobutanedioic acid bis(2-ethylhexyl ester) sodium salt, Sulfosuccinic acid bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester sodium salt

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Properties

Related Categories Analytical/Chromatography, Anionic Detergents, Biochemicals and Reagents, Core Bioreagents, Detergents,
description   anionic
InChI Key   APSBXTVYXVQYAB-UHFFFAOYSA-M
suitability   meets USP testing specifications

Description

Application

Forms reverse micelles in hydrocarbon solvents; Suitable for the solubilization of the major myelin transmembrane proteolipid

Docusate sodium (DOSS, AOT) has been used in the preparation of the following:
• Luminescent ceramics (phosphors).
• Stock solution during the quantification of DOSS in sea food by using liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS).
• AOT-water-isooctane reverse micelle system
It has also been used in a study to understand its effect on protein bioactivity, when it is co-encapsulates with proteins in polymer based microsphere systems.

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

General description

Docusate sodium (sodium dioctylsulfosuccinate, DOSS) is commonly used as a surfactant, food additive and stool softener.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS05  GHS05
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
WN0525000
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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