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A7856 Sigma-Aldrich

Acipimox

≥99% (TLC)

Synonym: 2-Carboxy-5-methylpyrazine 4-oxide, 5-Methylpyrazinecarboxylic acid 4-oxide

  • CAS Number 51037-30-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H6N2O3

  • Molecular Weight 154.12

  •  EC Number 256-928-3

  •  NACRES NA.79

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Vitamin B, Vitamin B3, Vitamins
Quality Level   100
assay   ≥99% (TLC)
form   powder
color   off-white to faint yellow
mp   177-180 °C
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Packaging

1 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Acipimox, an anti-lipoytic drug and vasodilator, is used in studies involving lipolysis. Acipimox may be used in various metabolic studies involving insulin and ghrelin.

Niacin-derived, vasodilator studied for its lipid-lowering effect.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
UQ2453000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Metabolic Defects

Defects in mitochondrial function are associated with insulin resistance in both human and animal studies. Insulin resistance is associated with a decrease in the number, oxidative capacity, size, an...
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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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