Betaine, anhydrous, 98%
Brand: Alfa Aesar B24397.36
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 107-43-7 Weight : 0.50000kg
Betaine is an active ingredient in toothpaste to control the symptoms of dryness of the mouth. It is used to treat homocystinuria, which is a defect in the major pathway of methionine biosynthesis. It is also used for boosting the immune system and for improving athletic performance. It is helpful to prevent noncancerous tumors in the colon (colorectal adenomas).
Soluble in water and methanol.
Hygroscopic. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.