Chemical Formula: C10H16N2O3S
Molecular Weight: 244.31
CAS Number: 58-85-5
Description: Biotin USP, Colourless crystalline powder, ≥99.0% (HPLC)
Biotin, also called Vitamin H, is a colorless, water-soluble member of the group of B-vitamins. Formerly it was known as vitamin H or coenzyme R. It has many benefits for the hair, skin, and nails. Biotin is a coenzyme for carboxylase enzymes, involved in the synthesis of fatty acids, isoleucine, and valine, and in gluconeogenesis.