Deoxycolic Acid

Article number:


CAS No.:





3a,12a-Dihydroxy-5ß-cholanic acid, 7-Deoxycholic acid, Desoxycholic acid

Molecular weight:

392,57 g/mol

Deoxycholic acid is a bile acid which emulsifies and solubilizes dietary fats in the intestine. And it is a secondary bile acid produced by intestinal bacteria acting on primary bile acids secreted by the liver. It can prevent and dissolve gallstones. In mesotherapy to produce lipolysis (eg, as non-surgical treatment of lipoma). When injected subcutaneously, it disrupts cell membranes in adipoc ytes and destroys fat cells in that tissue.

Inform about
Deoxycolic Acid


Generally an excipient is a pharmacologically inactive substance used as a carrier for the active ingredient (API) of a medication. In many cases, an "active" substance may not be easily administered and ...

Read more