Ferric Ammonium Citrate USP Brown Powder
Jost Code: 2399
Synonyms: Ammonium ferric citrate, Ammonium iron(III) citrate, Ferric ammonium citrate
Ferric Ammonium Citrate can be used as a nutritional ingredient. This product is known to be used as a buffer or firming agent for pharmaceuticals. Iron has a vital function in combining with protein and copper to make hemoglobin. Iron also prevents fatigue and promotes good skin tone. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.
A complex salt of undetermined structure composed of iron, ammonia and citric acid.
Nutritional Ingredient; Pharmaceuticals
Brown powder very soluble in water and having a mild iron-metallic taste. FAC has an ammoniacal and ferruginous odor. It may deliquesce in air and is affected by light.
50 kg/110 lb fiber drums; 25 kg cartons EU only. Store in light resistant containers.
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum