We are highly engaged in manufacturing, exporting and supplying highly effective Magnesium Citrate. Provided chemical is immensely used in the medical field as a saline laxative in order to clear out the bowel before any major surgery. Due to its high water solubility and less alkalinity, this chemical is broadly acclaimed by our precious clients. Offered chemical is processed by utilizing high grade chemical substances in compliance with set industry standards. Additionally, we provide this Magnesium Citrate in various packaging options and industry leading price.
Precise pH value
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Information on Magnesium Citrate
Magnesium Citrate is Inorganic compound. Magnesium Citrate is a White to off-white powder. It is partially soluble in water. The product should be stored in tightly closed container away from the source of heat.
Synthesis / Manufacturing Process of Magnesium Citrate
The main raw material of Magnesium Citrate is Citric Acid. Citric Acid is available in two forms i.e. Anhydrous & Monohydrate. Citric Acid is produced by fermentation process in which a carbohydrate source is utilized such as corn based starch and sugar beet molasses. Fermentation yields a crude purity product which requires further refining. One refining technique utilities a precipitation process, this process first uses lime to produce Magnesium Citrate solids, this is then treated with sulphuric acid which produces a partially purified soluble citric acid and calcium sulphate as a by-product. Another technique used is solvent extraction. These processes produce streams which require demineralization by ion exchange.
Citric Acid is treated with Magnesium Carbonate to get Magnesium Citrate.
Specifications of Magnesium Citrate
Product Name : Magnesium Citrate.
Product Code : C004.
Product Category : Citrates.
CAS No. : 3344-18-1.
Synonyms : Trimagnesium Dicitrate; Citric Acid, Magnesium Salt (2:3);
Magnesium Citrate Tribasic.
Molecular Formula : C12H10Mg3O14.
Molecular Weight : 451.13 (As Anhydrous).
Appearance : White Powder.
Solubility :Partially Soluble In Water.
Assay (As Mg on Dry basis) : 14.5% Min.
Packing : 25 Kg. HDPE Bags / Drums.
Uses / Application of Magnesium Citrate
Magnesium Citrate is used in Nutrient, Dietary Supplement & Pharmaceuticals.V