Calcium Citrate Maleate

Molecular Structure

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Uses of Product

In combination with vitamin D3, it is used to prevent or treat low blood calcium levels in people who do not get enough calcium from their diets. It is used to treat conditions caused by low calcium levels such as bone loss (osteoporosis), weak bones (osteomalacia/rickets), decreased activity of the parathyroid gland (hypoparathyroidism), and a certain muscle disease (latent tetany).

Technical Details
CAS No 142606-53-9
Mol. Formul Ca6(C6H5O7)2(C4H4O5)3•6H2O
Mol. Weigh 1123.1
Category Nutrient; Dietary Supplement
Description White granule, powder; odourless
Solubility Slightly soluble in water; freely soluble in 3 N Hydrochloric acid
Identification Passes as per the test
pH of 3% slurry 4.0 to 8.0
Acid-insoluble substances 0.2% maximum
Heavy metals 0.002% maximum
Lead 1 PPM maximum
Fluoride 0.0030% maximum
Arsenic 3 PPM maximum
Loss on drying 13.0 % maximum
Assay 20.0 to 22.0% as Calcium

Standard Packing: 25 KG Polywooven craft bag with double inner polyethylene bag.