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1241903 USP

Erythritol

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym: 1,2,3,4-Butanetetrol, meso-1,2,3,4-Tetrahydroxybutane, meso-Erythritol, i-Erythritol

  • CAS Number 149-32-6

  • Linear Formula HOCH2[CH(OH)]2CH2OH

  • Molecular Weight 122.12

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1719753

  •  MDL number MFCD00004710

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329749381

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

Related Categories Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography, Pharmacopeia & Metrological Institutes Standards, USP Standards, USP Standards E - F More...
grade   pharmaceutical primary standard
mfr. no.   USP
bp   329-331 °C (lit.)
mp   118-120 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
storage temp.   2-8°C
SMILES string   OC[C@@H](O)[C@@H](O)CO
InChI   1S/C4H10O4/c5-1-3(7)4(8)2-6/h3-8H,1-2H2/t3-,4+
InChI key   UNXHWFMMPAWVPI-ZXZARUISSA-N

Description

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.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Allelic variation of the Tas1r3 gene affects behavioral taste responses to this sugar alcohol, suggesting that it is a T1R3 receptor ligand.

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.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

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