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Astaxin CAS 472-61-7

Molecular Formula: C40H52O4

Formula Weight: 596.85

ZSpharmac: Astaxin Supplement

Product Name: Astaxin
CAS No: 472-61-7
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Astaxin
Other Names:Astaxanthin
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Pink to Very Dark Purple powder
EINECS No.:207-451-4
Provide:Astaxin MSDS;
Astaxin COA

What is Astaxin?

Astaxin is a ketone or carotenoid, pink in color, fat-soluble, insoluble in water, as well as soluble in all-natural solvents. It exists thoroughly in the organic world, especially in the plumes of aquatic animals such as shrimps, crabs, fish as well as additionally birds, in addition to plays a role in shade making. Astaxin is a non-vitamin A resource carotenoid that can not be exchanged vitamin A in pets. Astaxin is a fat-soluble as well as additionally water-soluble pigment that exists in shrimp, crab, salmon, algae as well as also various other marine organisms. The body can not manufacture astaxanthin on its own. It is the greatest antioxidant in nature.

Astaxin Properties

Melting point 215-216 °C
Boiling point 568.55°C (rough estimate)
density 0.9980 (rough estimate)
refractive index 1.4760 (estimate)
storage temp. -20°C
solubility DMSO: soluble1mg/mL (warmed)
form powder
color , pink to very dark purple


Main Health Benefits of Astaxin

The human retina as well as main nerve system (mind) are rich in unsaturated fatty acids, so cost-free radicals created by oxidation are prone to peroxidative damages. Studies have actually exposed that Astaxin can quickly go through the blood-brain obstacle and also cell membrane layer, can correctly stay clear of retinal oxidation in addition to photoreceptor cell problems, along with secure the major nerve system, particularly the mind, so as to effectively supplement ischemia-reperfusion injury., spine injury, Parkinson’s disorder, Alzheimer’s disorder as well as various other central nerves injuries. Particularly, the result of macular damage is far more substantial than that of lutein.

70% of individuals with diabetes mellitus will definitely develop nephropathy within 5 years. Astaxin is the only substance located up previously that can appropriately quit diabetic individual nephropathy. Astaxanthin is primarily by straight protecting the glomerular storage membrane layer as well as shielding versus the liberty from hyperglycemia. It can mess up the basement membrane layer; on top of that, it can furthermore deal with against free radicals in kidney tubular epithelial cells, safeguard the normal transport of sugar along with phosphorus in kidney tubular cells, for that reason preserving crucial substances such as ATP and sodium-potassium ATPase, guaranteeing that kidney blood circulation is not stable. Influenced, reduce the production of proteinuria. To avoid the event of urine bubble events, diabetic person patients have to begin taking advantage of all-natural Astaxin beforehand. Study has verified that 8 mg of astaxanthin can substantially decrease urinary healthy protein by 70% within 8 weeks.

Clinical investigates on arteriosclerosis along with related heart diseases have really revealed that oxidation of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is an important source of arteriosclerosis. The higher the emphasis of LDL in the human body, and also the thinning of capillary by platelet deposition that hinders blood circulation, the better the risk of arteriosclerosis. The high-density lipoprotein (HDL) in the blood has the contrary result, it can stop the event of arteriosclerosis. Artificial insemination as well as scientific tests have actually revealed that dental administration of 3.6 mg/dAstaxin each for 2 weeks can safeguard against the oxidation of LDL. Unlike general LDL-lowering medications, after taking 1.8, 3.6, 14.4 as well as additionally 21.6 mg of astaxanthin daily for 2 successive weeks, the moment of LDL oxidation was extended by 5.0%, 26.2%, 42.3% as well as 30.7%, respectively; thus preventing arterial The event of atherosclerosis.

It is popular that UV radiation is a vital reason for skin photoaging and likewise skin cancer cells. Studies have actually revealed that Astaxin has a special outcome on transglutaminase and likewise can consume putrescine when the skin goes through light. Oral astaxanthin has a more effective repressive effect on putrescine accumulation than dental vitamin A. Because of that, the strong antioxidant buildings of astaxanthin might make it a possible photoprotectant to successfully prey on cost-free radicals that set off skin aging, guard cell membranes along with mitochondrial membranes from oxidative damages, and be utilized to avoid skin photoaging.

Astaxin can drastically affect the immune attribute of pet dogs. In the presence of antigens, it can substantially promote the capacity of spleen cells to create antibodies, boost the result of T cells, as well as increase the production of immunoglobulins in the body. Astaxanthin has a solid job of generating cellular division and has crucial immunomodulatory results.

When the body steps, muscular tissue mass release cost-free radicals. If these totally cost-free radicals are not dealt with in time by anti-oxidants, oxidative tension will absolutely happen, causing muscle pain or damage to muscle tissue. Research study researches have really shown that astaxanthin can work as an antioxidant to inhibit the oxidative problems of free radicals to the body. Furthermore, oral Astaxin can likewise reinforce cardio metabolic rate, boost muscular tissue stamina as well as muscular tissue mass resistance, quickly relieve exercise tiredness, and reduced delayed-onset muscle mass discomfort after strenuous workout.

Joint pain as well as likewise arthritis are commonly the outcome of oxidative damage prompted by complimentary radicals. The solid antioxidant residential properties of astaxanthin aid hinder completely free radicals and reduce their oxidative damages to joints. Research researches have really disclosed that g/astaxanthin stops inflammatory variables (such as prostaglandin E, and more) as efficient as 4mg [cortisone], nonetheless it does not have the well-known negative results of [cortisone], so it is additionally described as Hormonal agents without unfavorable effects.

Scientists have suggested the anti-cancer device of Astaxin, thinking that it comes from the protection of the cell membrane layer as well as healthy protein genetics expression. It handles intercellular communication by altering the membrane layer security as well as the quantity of genes expression, therefore boosting the balance in between cells as well as keeping the normality of cells. Feature.

Preparation of Astaxin

How to Distinguish the Pros and Cons of Astaxin

Various resources of Astaxin have different stereoisomers and also chemical structures. Haematococcus pluvialis is one of the most natural source of astaxin, with high security and absorption rate; astaxanthin from fungi such as yeast, chemical synthesis, and shrimp as well as crab shell waste sources has reduced purity and also safety and security, which is not for human absorption.

1 Identify accessories
Cut the rubber skin of the capsule with scissors, and drop the good Astaxin oil into a glass of water and it will expand quickly, which is conducive to the full and rapid absorption of the gastrointestinal tract. The low-quality astaxanthin oil is a black paste when dropped into water, which cannot be dispersed and is not conducive to absorption. Capsule skins of inferior products are often opaque due to the use of artificial coloring to cover imperfections in the skin and contents.

2 recognized ingredients
If the content of astaxanthin in one soft capsule of Astaxin is 4-5 mg, then the color of one capsule in one kilogram of ordinary edible oil is close to that of premium salmon, because the Astaxin content of premium salmon is the same as that of premium salmon. kg 5 mg.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Additive , Chemical Auxiliary & Catalyst , Organic Chemicals
  • Products/Service: Organic Intermediate,Inorganic Chemistry, APIs, Dyestuffs And Pigments, Fragrance And Spices, Food Additives
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


Pre-Sales Service

* Prompt reply and 24 hours online, professional team to provide best price and high quality product.

* Sample testing support.

* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

*Any inquiries will be replied within 24 hours.

*we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.


After-Sales Service

*The fact of logistics information monitoring.

* Any questions about the product can be consulted at any time.

*Product has any problem can return.


Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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