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Substance Name: Galactitol
RN: 608-66-2
UNII: 113ZQ1Y7DD
InChIKey: FBPFZTCFMRRESA-GUCUJZIJSA-N

Note

  • A naturally occurring product of plants obtained following reduction of GALACTOSE. It appears as a white crystalline powder with a slight sweet taste. It may form in excess in the lens of the eye in GALACTOSEMIAS, a deficiency of GALACTOKINASE.

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H14-O6

Molecular Weight

  • 182.171
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Galactitol

MeSH Heading

  • Galactitol

Synonyms

  • AI3-19423
  • D-Dulcitol
  • Dulcite
  • Dulcitol
  • Dulcose
  • EINECS 210-165-2
  • Euonymit
  • Melampyrin
  • Melampyrit
  • NSC 1944
  • UNII-113ZQ1Y7DD

Systematic Name

  • Galactitol

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 608-66-2

FDA UNII

  • 113ZQ1Y7DD

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1315281-36-7
  • 18089-21-9
  • 362631-40-1
  • 40742-76-5
  • 904746-81-2

System Generated Number

  • 0000608662

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H14O6/c7-1-3(9)5(11)6(12)4(10)2-8/h3-12H,1-2H2/t3-,4+,5+,6-

InChIKey

FBPFZTCFMRRESA-GUCUJZIJSA-N

Smiles

OC[C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H](O)[C@@H](CO)O)O)O

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 189.5 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -3.10E+00 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 3.10E+04 mg/L 15 EXP
Vapor Pressure 4.92E-09 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 7.26E-13 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 5.00E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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