Menadione;Methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone;Vitamin K3 CAS Number:
58-27-5 Chemical name: Methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone Molecular Weight:
172.2 Technical conditions: Appearance:
Yellow crystalline powder Content:
98.5%min Melting point:
105~107°C Loss on drying:
β-Menadione(2-methyl-1,4-Naphthaquinone) is a liposoluble,Chemically fairly unstable compound.Over time, Certain derivatives have beenintroduced in order to increase its stability. Among these are: MenadioneSodium Bisulphate (MSB) , the MSB-Complex, Menadione dimethy PyrimidiolBisulphate (MPB) and finally the Menadione Nicotinamide Bissulphate(MNB).Vitamin K3 is essential for dfficient blood-clotting, Presently it’s mainapplication is feed additive and compound of vetinary. Recently some clinictests report that Vitamin K3 is also effective for curing human disease likecancer. Other derivatives of β-Menadione have different applications likepharmaceutical,biocides.