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PHR2355

Supelco

Betaine

Pharmaceutical Secondary Standard; Certified Reference Material

Synonym(s):
Oxyneurine, Trimethylglycine, Betaine, (Carboxymethyl)trimethylammonium inner salt
Linear Formula:
(CH3)3N+CH2COO-
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
117.15
Beilstein:
3537113
MDL number:

grade

certified reference material
pharmaceutical secondary standard

Agency

traceable to USP 1065695

form

powder

CofA

current certificate can be downloaded

packaging

pkg of 1000 mg

storage temp.

2-30°C

SMILES string

C[N+](C)(C)CC([O-])=O

InChI

1S/C5H11NO2/c1-6(2,3)4-5(7)8/h4H2,1-3H3

InChI key

KWIUHFFTVRNATP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

General description

Pharmaceutical secondary standards for application in quality control provide pharma laboratories and manufacturers with a convenient and cost-effective alternative to the preparation of in-house working standards.

Biochem/physiol Actions

End-product of oxidative metabolism of choline, betaine is a general methyl donor, in particular in a minor pathway of methionine biosynthesis. It is used to treat homocystinuria, which is a defect in the major pathway of methionine biosynthesis.

Analysis Note

These secondary standards offer multi-traceability to the USP, EP and BP primary standards, where they are available.

Other Notes

This Certified Reference Material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO 17034 and ISO/IEC 17025. All information regarding the use of this CRM can be found on the certificate of analysis.

Footnote

To see an example of a Certificate of Analysis for this material enter LRAC5297 in the documents slot below. This is an example certificate only and may not be the lot that you receive.

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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