Niacinamide is a nutrient and dietary supplement that is an available form of niacin. Nicotinic acid is pyridine beta-carboxylic acid and nicotinamide, which is another term for niacinamide, is the corresponding amide. It is a powder of good water solubility, having a solubility of 1 g in 1 ml of water.


Molar Weight122.13 g/mol
Melting Point128.9°C
Flash Point182.2°C
Density1.4 g/cc
FormsPowder, White, Crystalline

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Hair care
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Nutritional supplements
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Skin care products
  • Personal care
  • Animal feed
  • Cosmetic products
  • Dietary supplements
  • Anti-ageing products


  • Pharma
  • Cosmetics
  • Food
  • Animal Nutrition

Synonyms: Niacinamide, Nicotinamide, Pyridine - 3 Carboxylic Acid Amide, Vitamin B3

Chemical Formula: C6H6N2O

CAS Number: 98-92-0