Magnesium Gluconate BP

Introduction



 

Specifications

Chemical Formula C12H22MgO14,xH2O
Molecular Weight 414.6 gms
Appearance White or almost white, amorphous, hygroscopic, crystalline or granular powder.
Identification As per BP
Solubility Freely soluble in water, slightly soluble in ethanol (96%), very slightly soluble in methylene chloride.
Solution S As per BP
Appearance of solution As per BP
Sucrose & reducing sugars As per BP
Chlorides N.M.T. 500 Ppm
Sulphates N.M.T. 500 Ppm
Heavy metals N.M.T. 10 Ppm
Water N.M.T. 12.0%
Microbial contamination As per BP
Assay (Anhydronous) 98.0% to 102.0%