Nicotine acid (Niacin) 2936290000
Nicotinic acid is a vitamin involved in many oxidative reactions of living cells.
White crystalline powder, odorless, slightly acidic taste. It is difficult to dissolve in cold water (1:70), preferably in hot water (1:15), slightly soluble in ethanol, very little in ether.
Nicotinic acid is widely used in the treatment of various diseases, since affects the metabolism (the rate of redox reactions increases) - the mechanism that underlies any disease.