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5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (CAS: 5451-09-2)

5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride, as known as 5-ALA, is a functional non-protein amino acid naturally occurring in organisms, and it is also a purely natural, non-toxic, environment-friendly δ-amino acid. It is an essential precursor for the biosynthesis of tetrapyrrole compounds such as heme, chlorophyll, and vitamin B12. It plays an important role in plant photosynthesis and cellular energy metabolism.

Cas Number: 5451-09-2

EINECS Number: 226-679-5

Molecular Formula: C5H10ClNO3

Structure Formula:

Appearance: Almost white powder

Other Name: 5-ALA Hydrochloride Salt; 5-Amino-4-oxopentanoic acid hydrochloride; 5-ALA; 5-ALA HCl

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Application of 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride

5-ALA HCl has a high degree of homology in humans, animals, and plants, including microorganisms, has the advantages of biodegradability, non-toxicity, and no residue, and is widely used in the fields of medicine, pesticides, and chemicals:

(1) In medicine, 5-ALA can be used as a new generation of fluorescent tracers and photodynamic drugs for cancer diagnosis and treatment, and as an additive ingredient for cosmetics and health foods.

(2) In the field of agriculture, 5-ALA hydrochloride can promote the growth of crops, fruit trees, vegetables, etc., and can also promote the efficiency of plants to absorb nutrients from the soil, reduce the number of chemical fertilizers used, increase production, and improve quality.

(3) In the field of feed, it can improve anemia and improve poultry quality. Immunity of livestock and other animals.

Parameters of 5-Aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride

Items Specification
Name 5-ALA Hydrochloride
Other Name 5-ALA Hydrochloride Salt; 5-Amino-4-oxopentanoic acid hydrochloride; 5-ALA; 5-ALA HCl
Brand Natural Micron Pharm Tech
Cas Number 5451-09-2
EINECS Number 226-679-5
Appearance Almost white powder
Molecular Formula C5H10ClNO3
Structure Formula
Molecular Weight 167.59
Melting Point 140℃~150℃
Flash Point 155-157°C
Assay ≥98%
Solubility H2O: 50mg/mL
Loss on Drying ≤1.0%
Residue on Lgnition ≤0.5%
Place of Origin China
Shelf Life Under the transportation and storage conditions specified in this standard, the shelf life is two years from the date of production if the packaging is complete and unopened.
Package The product is packed and sealed in drums or bags that do not affect the quality of the product.
Storage Store at room temperature and pressure, pay attention to ventilation and moisture; avoid the following conditions: heating, open flames, sparks; avoid storing with strong acids, alkalis and oxidants at the same time.

5-ALA Hydrochloride COA.pdf

5-ALA Hydrochloride TDS.pdf

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