What is Alpha Lipoic Acid?
Alpha lipoic acid is a kind of coenzyme exist in mitochondria, similar to vitamins, can eliminate free radicals of accelerated
aging and disease. Alpha lipoic acid into the cells after intestinal absorption, with both fat soluble and water soluble
characteristics. Alpha lipoic acid can reaches any one cell in the body, provide human comprehensive efficiency, is an universal antioxidant.
English name: Alpha Lipoic Acid
Other name: DL-alpha-Lipoic acid; DL-6,8-Dithiooctanoic acid; 5-(Dithiolan-3-yl)valeric acid
CAS No.: 62-46-4;1077-28-7
Molecular Formula: C8H13O2S2
Molecular Weight: 206.3182
Appearance: yellow fine powder or crystal ( almost tasteless)
Melting point: 58-63°C
Water solubility: Soluble in benzene, ethanol, ethyl ether, chloroform and other organic solvents, also soluble in water.
Quality Standards: USP30/32/34
Alpha-Lipoic acid contains no less than 99.0% and no more than 101.0% of C8H14O2S2,calculated on the dried basis. Function:
1.Alpha lipoic acid powder used to control dementia;
2.Alpha lipoic acid powder used to enhance liver function;
3.Alpha lipoic acid powder can converts glucose(blood sugar) into energy;
4.Alpha lipoic acid powder can quickly eliminate fatigue, make the body not feel so tired;
5.Alpha lipoic acid powder with the function of maintaining beauty , keeping young and used as antioxidant. Application:
1Applied in pharmaceutical field, alpha lipoic acid powder can be used as raw materials;
2.Applied in health product industry, alpha lipoic acid powder can be used as raw materials;
3.Applied in cosmetics field, alpha lipoic acid powder can be used as raw materials.