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Top Quality Shikimic Acid  98%

Top Quality Shikimic Acid 98%

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  • Shelf life:subject to store condition.
  • Min. Order:1 Kilogram
  • Detection method : UV HPLC TLC
  • Delivery Time : 7 Days
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DescriptionAdditional information


1.Name: Shikimic acid 
2. Formula: C7H10O5
3. Molecular weight: 174.15
4. Apperance: white powder

Name: Shikimic acid

Synonyms:3,4,5-Trihydroxy-1-Cyclohexene-1-Carboxylic Acid; 3,4,5-Trihydroxy-1- cyclohexene carboxylic acid

Formula: C7H10O5

Molecular weight:174.15

Apperance: white powder / crystal

Melting point:185-187ºC

Solubility in water at 20C: 18g/100ml

Assay by HPLC:purity 98% min.

Ash:0.5% max.

Loss on drying:1% max.

Production: extracted from star anise fruit

Packing: paper drum,25Kg each net

Storage: in tightly closed container under cool,dry and well-ventilated shelter away from light and source of ignition

Shelf life:24 months min. 


 Shikimic Acid is a key precursor of many alkaloids, aromatic amino acids, indole derivatives, and it also be widely used as a chiral building block for the synthesis of pharmaceuticals.
Now, Shikimic Acid serves as the starting material for Oseltamivir which is a neuraminidase inhibitor used in the treatment and prophylaxis of both influenza A and influenza B.

Main Function

1. anti-inflammation, pain and rheumatism.
2. antioxidant.
3. promote assimilation.
4. regulate immunity


1. It is used as pharmaceutical raw materials and stuff.
2. It is used in beverage for health care.
3. It is used as healthy food additive.

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