Magnesium 12 Mg 24.305

Magnesium Gluconate USP Powder

Jost Code: 2559

Synonyms:  D-Gluconic acid hemimagnesium salt, D-Gluconic acid magnesium salt

Magnesium Gluconate 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
C12H22MgO14 . xH2O*
*The USP water specification covers the range from monohydrate to trihydrate.
CAS Number
3632-91-5
Molecular Weight
414.6 (Anhydrous)
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient; Pharmaceuticals
Description
White to off white powder
Mineral Content (For formulation guidance/Not a specification)
Mg (anhydrous): 5.7% - 6.0%
Containers
55 lb/25 kg carton
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
07/15/2021
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Assay
98.0 - 102.0%
Arsenic (as As)
3 ppm maximum
Chloride
0.05% maximum
Heavy Metals
20 ppm maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms to USP
pH (5%)
6.0 - 7.8
Reducing Substances
1.0% maximum
Sulfate
0.05% maximum
Water
3.0 - 12.0%
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
Appearance
White/Off-White Powder