L-Isoleucine acts as an essential amino acid in human. It is used as a flavoring agent and nutritional supplement for foods. It is also used as an antipsychotic. It is employed as a component of proteins. Further, it stimulates immune function and promotes secretion of several hormones. In addition to this, it is used for hemoglobin formation and regulating blood sugar and energy levels.
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in hot alcohol and hot acetic acid. Insoluble in ether.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
RTECSNumber : NR4705000
TSCA : TSCA