R0300000

Retinol acetate

European Pharmacopoeia (EP) Reference Standard

Synonym(s):
Vitamin A acetate, Retinyl acetate, Retinol acetate
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C22H32O2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
328.49
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1915439
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

biological source

synthetic

grade

pharmaceutical primary standard

Agency/Method

EP

form

neat
solid

manufacturer/tradename

EDQM

application(s)

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

mp

57-58 °C

format

neat

storage temp.

−20°C

SMILES string

CC1=C(/C=C/C(C)=C/C=C/C(C)=C/COC(C)=O)C(C)(C)CCC1

InChI

1S/C22H32O2/c1-17(9-7-10-18(2)14-16-24-20(4)23)12-13-21-19(3)11-8-15-22(21,5)6/h7,9-10,12-14H,8,11,15-16H2,1-6H3/b10-7+,13-12+,17-9+,18-14+

InChI key

QGNJRVVDBSJHIZ-QHLGVNSISA-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. Retinyl Acetate belongs to the class of compounds called retinoids, which are chemically related to vitamin A. Retinoids are employed in the management of acne and psoriasis through oral and topical administration.

Application

Retinol acetate may be used as an analytical reference standard for the quantification of the analyte in capsules using reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatography technique.

Packaging

Unit quantity: 500 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.

Caution

Other Notes

Sales restrictions may apply.

Pictograms

Health hazard

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

hazcat

Aquatic Chronic 4 - Repr. 1B

storage_class_code

6.1C - Combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic compounds or compounds which causing chronic effects

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Simultaneous determination of retinol acetate, retinol palmitate, cholecalciferol, α-tocopherol acetate and alphacalcidol in capsules by non-aqueous reversed-phase HPLC and column backflushing
Wielinski S and Olszanowski A
Chromatographia, 50(1-2), 109-112 (1999)
Emmanuel K Aklamati et al.
The Journal of nutrition, 140(9), 1588-1594 (2010-07-28)
A survey indicated that high-dose vitamin A (HD-VA) supplements had no apparent effect on vitamin A (VA) status, assessed by serum retinol concentrations, of Zambian children lt 5 y of age. To explore possible reasons for the lack of response...
Guangwen Tang et al.
The American journal of clinical nutrition, 89(6), 1776-1783 (2009-04-17)
Genetically engineered "Golden Rice" contains up to 35 microg beta-carotene per gram of rice. It is important to determine the vitamin A equivalency of Golden Rice beta-carotene to project the potential effect of this biofortified grain in rice-consuming populations that...
Z Wojnarowska et al.
Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics, 83(5 Pt 1), 051502-051502 (2011-07-07)
Vitamin-A acetate is one of the most versatile vitamins. It is applied in medicine because of its antioxidative properties, in tumor therapy because of its cytostatic activity, and in cosmetics because of its nutritional additives. Herein, using broadband dielectric spectroscopy...
Natalia Cernicchiaro et al.
Foodborne pathogens and disease, 7(9), 1071-1081 (2010-05-27)
Alteration of the gastro-intestinal tract through manipulation of cattle diets has been proposed as a preharvest control measure to reduce fecal shedding of Escherichia coli O157:H7. The objective of this study was to examine the effects of the energy source's...
Protocols
Separation of δ-Tocopherol, analytical standard; Retinyl acetate; (+)-γ-Tocopherol; α-Tocopherol, ≥95.5%; Retinol; Vitamin A (acetate), meets USP testing specifications.
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