Vitamin B3 also known as Niacin, Niacinamide, vitamin PP.Vitamin B3 is a water-soluble vitamin, an important part of coenzyme I and coenzyme II in humans and animals , mainly used in medicine, food and feed additives.
|Appearance||White Crystalline powder|
|Loss on Drying(1h,105°C)||≤0.5%|
|Residue on ignition(USP)||≤0.1%|
|Readily carbonizable substances||Conform|
Vitamin B3 is a water-soluble vitamin, the product is white powder, odorless or nearly odorless, bitter in taste, freely soluble in water or ethanol, dissolvable in glycerin.
Vitamin B3 is easy to absorb oral, and can be widely distributed in the body, the excess metabolites or prototype quickly expel from urine. Nicotinamide is part of coenzyme I and coenzyme II, plays the role of hydrogen delivery in biological oxidation respiratory chain, can promote biological oxidation processes and tissue metabolism, maintain normal tissue (especially the skin, digestive tract and nervous system) integrity has an important role.
In addition, Vitamin B3 has prevention and treatment of heart block, sinus node function and anti-fast experimental arrhythmias, niacinamide can significantly improve the heart rate and atrioventricular block caused.