Citicoline Powder

Specifications:99% HPLC

  • Other Name: CDP-choline, INN, cytidine 5′-diphosphocholine etc.
  • CAS No.: 987-78-0
  • Formula: C14H27N4O11P2
  • Molecular Weight: 488.324
  • EINECS: 213-580-7
  • Appearance: White crystalline powder; Clear colorless liquid

Product Details

Citicoline is a naturally occurring chemical compound known as cytidine 5’-diphosphocholine or CDP-choline, is found that support brain function and health. In the human body, citicoline plays a crucial role in forming neuron cell membranes. It’s known to have neuroprotective properties such as promoting brain metabolism and increasing neurotransmitter levels in the central nervous system. Citicoline powder is available as a dietary supplement that is chemically identical to the naturally occurring compound. It belongs to a class of substances called nootropic agents, which are used to improve thinking ability and memory. The dietary supplement is available over the counter in the United States and as a prescription drug in Europe and Japan.

Preparation Methods of Citicoline

  • Microbiological fermentation
  • Organic chemical synthesis
  • Enzymatic synthesis


Pharmaceuticals, Dietary supplements, etc.

Packaging & Shipping

  • 1kg, 5kg, and 25kg Citicoline powders come in pouches or bags made of aluminum foil, or plastic.
  • Other bulk sizes are produced to order.

At Rainbow Biotech, we supply and bulk high purity Citicoline 99% for drug producers and companies. A minimum order quantity of 1 kilogram, customized specifications, and powder(liquid), OEM tablets, and capsules are available for bulk orders. Contact us for more info.

Health Benefits of Citicoline Powder

As a dietary supplement, citicoline is used to boost brain performance and improve memory. It has also been investigated as a drug to treat a wide range of conditions, including stroke, dementia, bipolar disorder, and depression. While some research has been promising, results have been mixed. Here’s what current research has found out about citicoline’s effectiveness for specific uses.

Memory and brain function

Many studies have found evidence to suggest that citicoline improves memory and brain function, including: stroke, traumatic brain injury, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease.

Mental health

Some research suggests citicoline may be beneficial in the treatment of mental health conditions such as depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia.


A 2022 study Trusted Source found that a combination of oral citicoline and homotaurine improved visual function in people with glaucoma.

Important Note: While gentian root extract has been used for centuries in traditional medicine, more research is still needed to fully understand its efficacy and potential applications in modern healthcare. Information on the traditional uses and properties of herbs are provided on this site for historical and educational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice. If you have any serious health concerns, we recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

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