sulfuric acid dextran ester
US / EU / FDA / JECFA / FEMA / FLAVIS / Scholar / Patent Information:
|Assay:|| 95.00 to 100.00
|Food Chemicals Codex Listed: ||No|
|Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).|
| Classification of the substance or mixture|
|GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)|
| GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements|
|Oral/Parenteral Toxicity: |
unreported-mammal (species unspecified) LD50 2500 mg/kg|
Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. Vol. 30, Pg. 810, 1987.
intraperitoneal-mouse LD50 341 mg/kg
Drug Delivery System. Vol. 14, Pg. 407, 1999.
|Dermal Toxicity: |
|Inhalation Toxicity: |
Safety in Use Information:
|Recommendation for dextran sulfate usage levels up to: |
| ||not for fragrance use.
|Recommendation for dextran sulfate flavor usage levels up to: |
| ||not for flavor use.
|HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):||Search|
Potential Blenders and core components note
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
| ||sulfuric acid dextran ester|
long-chain polymer of glucose containing 17-20% sulfur. it has been used as an anticoagulant and also has been shown to inhibit the binding of hiv-1 to cd4-positive t-lymphocytes. it is commonly used as both an experimental and clinical laboratory reagent and has been investigated for use as an antiviral agent, in the treatment of hypolipidemia, and for the prevention of free radical damage, among other applications.