Vitamin K1
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Vitamin K1

Product name: Vitamin K1
CAS NO.: 11104-38-4; 84-80-0
Molecular formula: C31H46O2
Molecular weight: 450.71
Mesh: 80-100 mesh
Appearance: yellow to orange yellow transparent viscous liquid.
Storage condition: ventilated, dry and non-toxic
Shelf life: 24 months

Vitamin K1 product description

Vitamin K1, also known as plant menadione, chlorophyllin menadione, chlorophyllin quinone, and its chemical name is 2-methyl-3-phytol-1,4-naphthoquinone. It is a polycyclic aromatic ketone and a fat soluble vitamin, which is stable to air and humidity, but it will be decomposed in the sun. It widely exists in natural green plants.

Vitamin K1 function and application

1. Vitamin K1 contributes to glucose phosphorylation in cells, improves the absorption and utilization of sugar and calcium by the body, and contributes to the metabolism of calcium in bones. Therefore, vitamin K can effectively prevent and treat osteoporosis.

2. Vitamin K1 is a nutrient that coagulates blood. It is absorbed by the intestines and produces coagulation in the liver. It plays an important role in blood coagulation, energy metabolism and the activities of body tissues.