Sodium Pidolate

Sodium Pidolate Chemical formula
Synonyms: NaPCA; Natrii Pidolas; Pidolate de Sodium; Pidolato sódico; Piroglutamato sódico; Pirrolidona carboxilato de sodio; Sodium Pyroglutamate; Sodium Pyrrolidone Carboxylate. Sodium 5-oxopyrrolidine-2-carboxylate.
Cyrillic synonym: Натрий Пидолат.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C5H7NNaO3 = 152.1.
CAS — 28874-51-3 ( sodium pidolate).

💊 Profile

Sodium pidolate is used as a humectant. It is applied topically as a cream or lotion, often in multi-ingredient preparations, in the treatment of dry skin disorders. Copper and zinc pidolate are used similarly; they have also been used as nutritional supplements.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Arg.: Effaclar†; Hong Kong: DermaVeen. Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Effalpha†; Lacticare; Sabal†; Austral.: Dermadrate; DermaVeen Moisturising; DermaVeen Shower & Bath; Braz.: Effaclar; Lacticare; Chile: Lacticare†; Fr.: BiaZinc†; Cu-Zn; DS Emulsion; Effaclar; Hydracuivre; Hyseke; Lacticare; Mycogel; Hong Kong: Dermadrate; DS Emulsion; Lacticare†; Mycogel; India: Efaderm; Indon.: Lacticare; Irl.: Effaclar; Effaclar K; Hydromol†; Lacticare; Ital.: Angstrom Viso; Malaysia: Lacticare; Mex.: Lacticare; NZ: Dermadrate; Philipp.: Lacticare; S.Afr.: Lacticare; Singapore: Dermadrate; DermaVeen Shower & Bath; Effaclar K; Lacticare; Stop-Itch Plus; Thai.: Lacticare; UK: Hydromol; Lacticare†.
Published January 16, 2019.