Niacinamide is a water-soluble vitamin and a member of the vitamin B family. Niacin can be converted into niacinamide in vivo. Although both compounds have vitamin effects, niacinamide has less pharmacology and toxicity than niacin. These effects will be produced during the conversion of niacin.
IUPAC Name: Pvridine-3-carboxamide
InChI: 1/C6H6N2O/c7-6(9)5-2-1-3-8-4-5/h1-4H, (H2,7,9)/f/h7H2
Mole Mass: 122.12g·mol-1
Melting Point: 128-131°C
Use: Vitamin medicines are involved in the metabolic process in the body and are used to prevent pellagra and other niacin deficiency.