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Substance Name: Vitamin D
RN: 1406-16-2
UNII: 9VU1KI44GP
InChIKey: QYSXJUFSXHHAJI-YRZJJWOYSA-N

Notes

  • A vitamin that includes both CHOLECALCIFEROLS and ERGOCALCIFEROLS, which have the common effect of preventing or curing RICKETS in animals. It can also be viewed as a hormone since it can be formed in SKIN by action of ULTRAVIOLET RAYS upon the precursors, 7-dehydrocholesterol and ERGOSTEROL, and acts on VITAMIN D RECEPTORS to regulate CALCIUM in opposition to PARATHYROID HORMONE.
  • See also Cholecalciferol.
  • See also Ergocalciferol (Vitamin D2).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Molecular Weight

  • 384.6436
 

Classification Codes

  • Bone Density Conservation Agents
  • Growth Substances
  • Human Data
  • Micronutrients
  • Vitamins

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Vitamin D

MeSH Heading

  • Vitamin D

Synonyms

  • CCRIS 5813
  • EINECS 215-797-2
  • UNII-9VU1KI44GP
  • Vitamin D

Systematic Name

  • Vitamin D

Superlist Names

  • Activated ergosterol
  • Vitamin D

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 1406-16-2

FDA UNII

  • 9VU1KI44GP

System Generated Number

  • 0001406162

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C27H44O/c1-19(2)8-6-9-21(4)25-15-16-26-22(10-7-17-27(25,26)5)12-13-23-18-24(28)14-11-20(23)3/h12-13,19,21,24-26,28H,3,6-11,14-18H2,1-2,4-5H3/b22-12+,23-13-/t21-,24+,25-,26+,27-/m1/s1

InChIKey

QYSXJUFSXHHAJI-YRZJJWOYSA-N

Smiles

C[C@H](CCCC(C)C)[C@H]1CC[C@@H]\2[C@@]1(CCC/C2=C\C=C/3\C[C@H](CCC3=C)O)C

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
women TDLo oral 875ug/kg/6W-I (0.875mg/kg) KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: "CHANGES IN TUBULES (INCLUDING ACUTE RENAL FAILURE, ACUTE TUBULAR NECROSIS)"

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: RENAL FUNCTION TESTS DEPRESSED
American Journal of Medicine. Vol. 82, Pg. 224, 1987.