Magnesium 12 Mg 24.305

Magnesium Gluconate USP Low HM Granular

Jost Code: 2587

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/Off-white granules
Containers
50 kg/110 lb fiber drums; 25 kg cartons EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
08/09/2011
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Assay
98.0 - 102.0%
Chloride
0.05% maximum
Heavy Metals
0.002% maximum
Lead
1 ppm maximum
Cadmium
1 ppm maximum
Arsenic
1 ppm maximum
Mercury
0.1 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
Magnesium Content
Anhydrous Basis
5.7 - 6.0%
Dihydrate
5.3 - 5.5%