dl-α-Tocopherol Acetate - CAS 52225-20-4

dl-α-Tocopherol acetate(Cat No.:R062399), is a synthetic form of vitamin E, specifically the alpha-tocopherol isomer, which is a potent antioxidant. It is commonly used in dietary supplements and fortified food products due to its potential health benefits. Vitamin E plays a crucial role in protecting cells from oxidative damage caused by free radicals. The acetate form of α-tocopherol is used to enhance stability for a longer shelf life. This compound is utilized to address vitamin E deficiencies, support skin health, and may have potential applications in skincare and cosmetic products due to its antioxidant properties.

Catalog Number: R062399

CAS Number: 52225-20-4

Molecular Formula: C₃₁H₅₂O₃

Molecular Weight:472.74

Purity: ≥95%

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Synonyms[2R*(4R*,8R*)]-(±)-3,4-Dihydro-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)-2H-1-benzopyran-6-ol Acetate; (2R)-rel-3,4-Dihydro-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-2-[(4R,8R)-4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl]-2H-1-benzopyran-6-ol Acetate; (±)-α-Tocopherol Acetate; Alfac


Molecular Formula: C₃₁H₅₂O₃
Molecular Weight472.74

Computed Descriptor

IUPAC Name[(2R)-2,5,7,8-tetramethyl-2-[(4R,8R)-4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl]-3,4-dihydrochromen-6-yl] acetate