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Substance Name: Dihydrolipoic acid
RN: 462-20-4
UNII: 7NV2KHU5JA
InChIKey: IZFHEQBZOYJLPK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Codes

  • Antioxidants
  • Protective Agents

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H16-O2-S2

Molecular Weight

  • 208.3444
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Dihydrolipoic acid

Synonyms

  • 6,8-Dihydrothioctic acid
  • 6,8-Dimercaptooctanoic acid
  • Dihydrolipoate
  • Dihydrolipoic acid
  • Dihydrothioctic acid
  • dl-Dihydro-alpha-6-thioctic acid
  • EC 610-288-5
  • Lipoic acid, dihydro-
  • Reduced lipoic acid
  • Reduced thioctic acid
  • Thioctic acid, dihydro-
  • UNII-7NV2KHU5JA
  • USAF XR-12

Systematic Names

  • 6,8-Disulfanyloctanoic acid
  • Octanoic acid, 6,8-dimercapto-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 462-20-4

FDA UNII

  • 7NV2KHU5JA

System Generated Number

  • 0000462204

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H16O2S2/c9-8(10)4-2-1-3-7(12)5-6-11/h7,11-12H,1-6H2,(H,9,10)

InChIKey

IZFHEQBZOYJLPK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C([C@@H](CCS)S)CCCC(O)=O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. AD277-689,