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Ascorbic acid

European Pharmacopoeia (EP) Reference Standard

Synonym(s):
L-Ascorbic acid, L-Threoascorbic acid, Antiscorbutic factor, Vitamin C
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C6H8O6
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
176.12
Beilstein:
84272
Número de EC:
Número MDL:
ID de la sustancia en PubChem:
NACRES:
NA.24

origen biológico

synthetic

grado

pharmaceutical primary standard

Agency

EP Reference standard

formulario

solid

manufacturer/tradename

EDQM

technique(s)

gas chromatography (GC): suitable
liquid chromatography (LC): suitable

mp

190-194 °C (dec.)

application(s)

pharmaceutical (small molecule)

formato

neat

temp. de almacenamiento

2-8°C

SMILES string

OC([C@]([C@@H](O)CO)([H])O1)=C(O)C1=O

InChI

1S/C6H8O6/c7-1-2(8)5-3(9)4(10)6(11)12-5/h2,5,7-10H,1H2/t2-,5+/m0/s1

InChI key

CIWBSHSKHKDKBQ-JLAZNSOCSA-N

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Descripción general

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the Issuing Pharmacopoeia. For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.
Ascorbic acid or vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin found in various foodstuffs. The benefits of vitamin C may include protection against immune system deficiencies and cardiovascular disease, hyperpigmentation treatment, skin protection, anti-aging, iron absorption, and RBC production. It is used to treat scurvy, and it also functions as an antioxidant. Vitamin C is useful in the biosynthesis of collagen, L-carnitine, and neurotransmitters.

Aplicación

Ascorbic acid may be used as an analytical reference standard for the determination of the analyte in pharmaceutical formulations by chromatography and spectrophotometric techniques.

Envase

Unit quantity: 70 mg. Subject to change. The product is delivered as supplied by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. For the current unit quantity, please visit the EDQM reference substance catalogue.

Precaución

Otras notas

Sales restrictions may apply.

Código de clase de almacenamiento

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Punto de inflamabilidad F

Not applicable

Punto de inflamabilidad C

Not applicable

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