Magnesium Lactate Dihydrate EP Powder

Jost Code 2530
Magnesium Lactate can be used as a dietary supplement and as a nutrient. Magnesium plays a vital role in regulating the neuromuscular activity of the heart, converts blood sugar to energy and is necessary for proper calcium and Vitamin C metabolism. Product specifications, MSDS’s and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Data

Chemical Formula Mg(C3H5O3)2 · 2H2O  
CAS Number


Molecular Weight 238.47  
Use Nutrient; dietary supplement  
Description White powder  
Containers 50 kg / 110 lb. fiber drums; 25 kilogram packs EU only  
Storage Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.  
Revision Date 02/23/2009  

Chemical Specifications

Tests Specifications  
Appearance of Solution Clear and Colorless  
Test A
Test B
Assay (Anhy.Basis) 98.0-102.0%  
Heavy Metals 10 ppm maximum  
LOD 16.0% maximum  
pH ( 5% ) 6.5 - 8.5  
Iron 40 ppm maximum  

100 ppm maximum

Sulfate (SO4) 50 ppm maximum  
Foreign Acids None Detectable  
Acidity/Alkalinity 0.1ml of 0.1N NaOH per gram maximum  
Microbial Test Results    
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu / gram maximum  
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu / gram maximum  
Total Coliforms
Magnesium Content    
Anhydrous Basis

11.8- 12.2%

Dihydrate Basis 10.0-10.4%

Additional Information

Specifications MSDS - English (EU) BSE/TSE
Halal Certificate MSDS - German (EU) non-Allergenic
Kosher Certificate MSDS - French (EU) GMO Residual Solvent Certification
MSDS - English (US) MSDS - Spanish (EU) Country of Origin
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