Beta-Sitosterol

Beta-Sitosterol
Image of Beta-Sitosterol | C29H50O | Supreme Pharmavet
Chemical FormulaC29H50O
Molecular weight414.718 g/mol
Names and Identifiers
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Traditional NameBeta-Sitosterol
CAS Registry Number83-46-5

 

β-Sitosterol (beta-sitosterol) is one of several phytosterols (plant sterols) with chemical structures similar to that of cholesterol. Sitosterols are white, waxy powders with a characteristic odor. They are hydrophobic and soluble in alcohols.

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