|Molecular weight||414.718 g/mol|
|Names and Identifiers||
|CAS Registry Number||83-46-5|
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.