Retinol acetate; Vitamin A acetate; Vitamin A1 acetate; Acetylretinol; all-trans-Retinol acetate; all-trans-Retinyl acetate; all-trans-Vitamin A acetate;
3D model (JSmol)
|Molar mass||328.50 g·mol−1|
|Melting point||57 to 58 °C (135 to 136 °F; 330 to 331 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
World Health Organization recommendation on Maternal Supplementation During Pregnancy states that "health benefits are expected for the mother and her developing fetus with little risk of detriment to either, from a daily supplement not exceeding 10,000IU [preformed] vitamin A (3000mcg RE) at any time during pregnancy." Preformed Vitamin A refers to retinyl palmitate and retinyl acetate. 
- Retinyl acetate from Sigma-Aldrich
- Moon, Richard C.; Grubbs, Clinton J.; Sporn, Michael B.; Goodman, Dawn G. (1977). "Retinyl acetate inhibits mammary carcinogenesis induced by N-methyl-N-nitrosourea". Nature. 267 (5612): 620–1. doi:10.1038/267620a0. PMID 876383.
- Retinyl acetate, National Cancer Institute Drug Dictionary
- Select Committee on GRAS Substances (SCOGS) Opinion: Vitamin A, United States Food and Drug Administration
- 21 C.F.R. 184.1930
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