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1603006

USP

Riboflavin

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym(s):
Vitamin G, (−)-Riboflavin, Vitamin B2, Lactoflavin
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C17H20N4O6
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
376.36
Beilstein:
97825
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

grade

pharmaceutical primary standard

manufacturer/tradename

USP

mp

290 °C (dec.) (lit.)

application(s)

pharmaceutical (small molecule)

format

neat

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CC1=C(C)C=C(N(C[C@H](O)[C@@H]([C@H](O)CO)O)C(C2=N3)=NC(NC2=O)=O)C3=C1

InChI

1S/C17H20N4O6/c1-7-3-9-10(4-8(7)2)21(5-11(23)14(25)12(24)6-22)15-13(18-9)16(26)20-17(27)19-15/h3-4,11-12,14,22-25H,5-6H2,1-2H3,(H,20,26,27)/t11-,12+,14-/m0/s1

InChI key

AUNGANRZJHBGPY-SCRDCRAPSA-N

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General description

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.

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

USP issued SDS can be found here.
Sales restrictions may apply.

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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More Documents

Quotes and Ordering

Nacim Bouheraoua et al.
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 55(11), 7601-7609 (2014-10-30)
We compared the efficacy and early morphological changes in the cornea following conventional (C-CXL), transepithelial by iontophoresis (I-CXL), and accelerated (A-CXL) collagen cross-linking in keratoconus. A total of 45 eyes of 45 patients with progressive keratoconus who underwent corneal collagen
Daniel R Cardoso et al.
Food & function, 3(5), 487-502 (2012-03-13)
Riboflavin, vitamin B₂, and flavins (as riboflavin building blocks or degradation products) are efficient photosensitizers inducing oxidative damage to light-exposed tissue and food by substrate-dependent mechanisms, for which protection is offered by specific nutrients. Phenolic and N-heterocyclic amino acids and
Ali Fadlallah et al.
Journal of refractive surgery (Thorofare, N.J. : 1995), 30(10), 688-693 (2014-10-08)
To evaluate the safety and clinical outcome of combined non-topography-guided photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL) for the treatment of mild refractive errors in patients with early stage keratoconus. A retrospective, nonrandomized study of patients with early stage
Bárbara J Henriques et al.
Current medicinal chemistry, 17(32), 3842-3854 (2010-09-23)
Riboflavin, commonly known as vitamin B2, is the precursor of flavin cofactors. It is present in our typical diet, and inside the cells it is metabolized to FMN and FAD. As a result of their rather unique and flexible chemical
Christine Wittig-Silva et al.
Ophthalmology, 121(4), 812-821 (2014-01-08)
To report the refractive, topographic, and clinical outcomes 3 years after corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL) in eyes with progressive keratoconus. Prospective, randomized controlled trial. One hundred eyes with progressive keratoconus were randomized into the CXL treatment or control groups. Cross-linking

Protocols

HPLC Analysis of Vitamins, Water Soluble on Discovery® C18

Separation of Pyridoxine; Nicotinamide; Nicotinic acid; Folic acid; (−)-Riboflavin, meets USP testing specifications; L-Ascorbic acid

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