Ferrous Gluconate USP

Introduction



 

Specifications

Chemical Formula C12H22FeO14.2H2O
Molecular Weight 482.17 gms
Identification As per USP
Loss on drying 6.5% to 10.0%
Chlorides N.M.T. 0.07%
Oxalic acid As per USP
Sulfates N.M.T. 0.1%
Arsenic N.M.T. 3 Ppm
Limit of Ferric iron N.M.T 2.0%
Limit of Lead N.M.T. 0.001%
Mercury N.M.T. 3 Ppm
Reducing sugars As per USP
Assay (Dried) 97.0% to 102.0%