Applications and Uses of Inositol

Inositol can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Inositol is a B Vitamin used as a nutritional enhancer such as in healthy drinks and baby foods. Inositol can lower cholesterol, promote healthy hair growth and prevent hair loss, prevention of eczema, and increase appetite. Inositol is a white crystalline powder that is soluble in water.

Inositol is a kind of vitamin medicine and benefits in reducing blood fat and stimulating the fat metabolism in liver and other organs. It is a nutrient and acts as stimulus for the growing of animals and plants.

Inositol is a white powder of Chinese origin. Its chemical name is Vitamin B8, and is used as an essential nutrient in improving metabolic processes, lowering cholesterol, and nourishing the brain. Inositol finds application in energy drinks and functional foods.

Inositol uses as follows:


In Food

Inositol can be used as the biological active substance in food.

In Beverage

Inositol can be used as stimulant drug in beverage.

In Pharmaceutical

In pharmaceutical Inositol is used for diabetic nerve pain, panic disorder, high cholesterol, insomnia, cancer, depression, schizophrenia, Alzheimer’s disease, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism, promoting hair growth, a skin disorder called psoriasis, and treating side effects of medical treatment with lithium.

In Health and Personal care

Inositol is used asHair Conditioning Agent; Humectant; ANTISTATIC in Cosmetics.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry

Inositol can be used as nutritional supplement in Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed.

In Other Industries

Inositol can be used in other industries.

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