Инозитол Constitutional formula

The description is actual on 22.02.2016

  • Latin name: Inositolum
  • ATH code: A11HA07, C04AC03
  • Chemical formula: C6H12O6
  • CAS code: 87-89-8

Chemical name

Cis-1,2,3,5-trance-4,6-tsiklogeksangeksaol or (1R,2R,3S,4S,5R,6S) - cyclohexane-1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexolum

Chemical properties

Inositol, what is it? This chemical compound is the hexatomic alcohol of cyclohexane having 9 stereoisomers. Most often so call mio-inositol. Substance has a formula, similar to saccharites, however on the structure and the nature is had with them nothing in common. Means is carried to vitaminopodobny substances and call B8 vitamin. However, researches showed what ¾ this component is developed in an organism naturally. Data that the lack of substance can lead to various diseases by practical consideration are not proved.

Inositol is white, got sick sweetish powder. Melts at 225 degrees Celsius. The molecular mass of connection = 180,2 grams on mol. There are 9 stereoisomers of means: Mio-, Cis-, Muko-, Neo - D-Hiro-, Epi - Hallo - Stsillo-and L-Hiro-inozitol. In low concentration lek. means contains in food: citrus, red, green beans, swede, artichoke, grain, dairy products, prunes, melon and some types of meat.

Normal this chemical compound is synthesized from glucose molecules in heart, a liver, kidneys and other bodies and fabrics. In large numbers substance can be found in lens, the lacrimal liquid and a back wall of an eye.

Pharmacological action


Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

After reception of tablets, capsules or the powder Inositol comes to fabrics through Na-dependent inozitolovy to - the conveyor, on the competitive mechanism. With blood substance is carried on all organism. Its greatest concentration was found in brain cells where B8 vitamin collects in a protective membrane. Means is well distributed on all fabrics and bodies.

Indications to use

Inositol is appointed as a part of complex therapy:


Medicine is contraindicated to reception at an allergy to artificially synthesized substance.

Side effects

B8 vitamin in itself does not cause any undesirable reactions. Seldom, when using high dosages can be observed discomfort in a digestive tract, diarrhea.

Inositol, application instruction (Way and dosage)

Depending on a dosage form and a disease use various schemes of treatment.

The instruction on Inositol

At a syndrome of polycystic ovaries substance is appointed in a dosage by from 0,2 to 4 grams, once a day, before meal. For treatment of neurologic frustration, medicine is used in a combination with other drugs, the daily dosage is selected individually (from 14 to 18 grams).

Duration of reception depends on a set of factors and is defined by the attending physician.


Probability of overdose by means low. According to clinical trials, reception of 30 grams of drug a day is capable to cause discomfortable feelings in a stomach and diarrhea.


Medicine is well combined with other substances. It is often used in a combination with melatonin, lithium, phytic acid and by D - hiro-inositol to increase efficiency of mio-inositol.

Terms of sale

Substance is authorized to non-prescription dispensing.

At pregnancy and a lactation

Before administration of drug at pregnancy or during a lactation it is recommended to consult with the doctor.

Drugs in which contains (Analogues)

Means is in structure of a vitamin complex Vitrum Byyuti of Elite, drug Progepar.

About Inositol

It is a little reviews of this substance, bad it is not revealed. Side reactions usually do not arise. Most often appoint means as dietary supplement or in a combination with other drugs.

The Inositol price where to buy

It is possible to buy Inositol as a part of vitamin complexes in any drugstore or to order through Online store. It is possible to buy in Moscow Inositol as a part of drug Progepar approximately for 1900 rubles, 10 tablets. To buy in a drugstore Inositol in the form of vitamins Vitrum Vyyuti of Elite costs about 1500 rubles for 60 tablets.

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