(+)-α-Lipoic acid

Catalog No. A17343

Lipoic Acid, also known as R-(+)-alpha-Lipoic acid, is an organosulfur compound derived from octanoic acid. It is made in animals normally, and is essential for aerobic metabolism. It is also manufactured and is available as a dietary supplement in some countries where it is marketed as an antioxidant, and is available as a pharmaceutical drug in other countries.
Catalog Num A17343
M. Wt 206.318
Formula C8H14O2S2
Purity >98%
Storage at -20 °C 3 years (powder form); at -20 °C 6 months (Solution base)
CAS No. 1200-22-2
Synonyms Lipoic Acid; R-(+)-alpha-Lipoic acid; (R)-5-(1,2-Dithiolan-3-yl)pentanoic acid; (+)-alpha-Lipoic acid; Lipoate;Verla Lipon; Verla-Lipon; VerlaLipon;Thioctacide T; Thioctic Acid; Thiogamma Injekt; Thiogamma oral; thioctic acid;
SMILES O=C(O)CCCC[[email protected]@H]1CCSS1
Lipoic Acid, also known as R-(+)-alpha-Lipoic acid, is an organosulfur compound derived from octanoic acid. It is made in animals normally, and is essential for aerobic metabolism. It is also manufactured and is available as a dietary supplement in some countries where it is marketed as an antioxidant, and is available as a pharmaceutical drug in other countries.
In vitro DMSO 38 mg/mL (184.17 mM)
Water
Ethanol
* <1 mg/ml means slightly soluble or insoluble.
* Please note that Adooq tests the solubility of all compounds in-house, and the actual solubility may differ slightly from published values. This is normal and is due to slight batch-to-batch variations.
Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.1 mM 48.47 mL 242.34 mL 484.69 mL
0.5 mM 9.69 mL 48.47 mL 96.94 mL
1 mM 4.85 mL 24.23 mL 48.47 mL
5 mM 0.97 mL 4.85 mL 9.69 mL

*The above data is based on the productmolecular weight 206.318. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.