Folic Acid (USP24/BP98)
Chemical Name: N-4-[(2-amido-4-oxo-1, 4-dihydro-6-terene)methylamino]benzoyl-L-glutamic acid
Other Name: Vitamin B9
M. F.: C19H19N7O6
M. W.: 441.40
Yellow or orange yellow crystalline powder, odorless and tasteless. Heat up to about 250centigrade degree, color becomes darker gradually till finally becomes black jelly. Barely soluble in water and ethanol, slightly soluble in methanol and sparingly soluble in acidic or alkaline solution.
Uses: Feed additive, food additive, pharmaceutical.