Magnesium 12 Mg 24.305

Magnesium Citrate Tribasic Hydrate USP Fine Granular

Jost Code: 2542

Synonyms:  Citric acid magnesium salt, Trimagnesium dicitrate nonahydrate, tri-Magnesium dicitrate nonahydrate

Magnesium Citrate can be used as a dietary ingredient and as a nutrient. This product is known to be used in pharmaceuticals. 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, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
Mg3(C6H5O7)2 · xH2O
CAS Number
3344-18-1
Molecular Weight
451.13 (Anhydrous)
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient; Pharmaceuticals
Description
White/Off-White Fine Granular
Mineral Content (For formulation guidance/Not a specification)
Mg (as-is): 11.2% - 12.0%
Containers
110 lb/50 kg fiber drum; 55 lb/25 kg carton
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
07/15/2021
Assay
14.5 - 16.4%
Assay (as is)
Report
Heavy Metals
50 ppm maximum
LOD
29% maximum
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Appearance
Pass
pH (5%)
5.0 - 9.0
Lead
0.5 ppm maximum
Chlorides
0.05% maximum
Sulfates
0.2% maximum
Arsenic
3 ppm maximum
Iron
200 ppm maximum
Calcium
1.0% maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms to USP
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative