Iditol

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Iditol
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IUPAC name (2R,3S,4S,5R)-hexane-1,2,3,4,5,6-hexol
Identifiers
CAS number 24557-79-7
PubChem 90540
SMILES C([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H](CO)O)O)O)O)O
Properties
Molecular formula C6H14O6
Molar mass 182.172
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for
materials in their standard state
(at 25 °C, 100 kPa)

Infobox disclaimer and references

Iditol (or galactitol) is a sugar alcohol which accumulates in galactokinase deficiency.

See also



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