Magnesium 12 Mg 24.305

Magnesium Gluconate USP Low HM Granular

Jost Code: 2587

Magnesium Gluconate can be used as a dietary supplement 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 Supplement; Pharmaceuticals
Description
white / off-white granules
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
08/09/2011
Identification
Test A
Pass Test
Test B
Pass Test
Assay
98.0 - 102.0%
Chloride
0.05% maximum
Heavy Metals
0.002% maximum
Lead (Pb)
1 ppm maximum
Cadmium (Cd)
1 ppm maximum
Arsenic ( As)
1 ppm maximum
Mercury (Hg)
0.1 ppm maximum
Residual Solvents
Meets USP Requirements
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 / gram maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu / gram maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
Magnesium Content
Anhydrous Basis
5.7 - 6.0%
Dihydrate
5.3 - 5.5%