Fumaric Acid Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Fumaric Acid is trans-1,2-ethylene-dicarboxylic acid, a dicarboxylic acid organic compound having the chemical formula HOOCCH=CHCOOH. Although found in nature, fumaric acid is obtained synthetically and utilised across many industrial fields. It is supplied as white, odourless or nearly odourless, crystalline powder or granules.
Synonyms and Trade Names: Allomaleic Acid; Allomalenic Acid; Boletic Acid; Butenedioic Acid; E297; 1,2-Ethenedicarboxylic Acid; Trans-Butenedioicacid; NSC-2752; U-1149; USAF EK-P-583
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF
Uses and Applications: Acidulant; Antioxidant; Flavoring Agent; and Therapeutic Agent
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