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Ursodeoxycholic acid

Ursodeoxycholic acid
Ursodeoxycholic acid
Product Code : 584
Product Description

Ursodeoxycholic acid

Appearance: white crystalline powder

Synonyms: 3,7-Dihydroxycholan-24-oic acid; 3alpha,7beta-Dihydroxy-6beta-cholan-24-oic acid; Ursodiol

Molecular Formula : C24H40O4

Molecular Weight   392.58

CAS Registry Number:  128-13-2

Melting point  203-206 ºC

Density:  .128 g/cm3 

Melting Point:203-204 °C(lit.) 

Boiling Point:547.1 °C at 760 mmHg 

Flash Point:298.8 °C 

Solubility: practically insoluble in water 

Identification: IR/TLC/Color reaction

Solubility: Practically insoluble in water, freely soluble in Ethanol, slightly soluble in Acetone, practically insoluble in  Methylene chloride.

Specific optical rotation: +58.0 to +62.0


Heavy metals: NMT 20ppm


Loss on drying: NMT 1.0%


Sulphated ash: NMT 0.1%


Assy:   99.0-101.0%