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Substance Name: Ferrous fumarate [USP:JAN]
RN: 141-01-5
UNII: R5L488RY0Q
InChIKey: PMVSDNDAUGGCCE-TYYBGVCCSA-L

Note

  • Used in treatment of iron deficiency anemia.

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H4-O4.Fe

Molecular Weight

  • 169.901
 

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Growth Substances
  • Hematinic
  • Human Data
  • Micronutrients
  • Trace Elements
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Ferrous fumarate
  • Ferrous fumarate [USP:JAN]

Synonyms

  • 2-Butenedioic acid (E)-, iron(2+) salt (1:1)
  • CCRIS 6896
  • Cpiron
  • EINECS 205-447-7
  • Erco-Fer
  • Ercoferro
  • Feostat
  • Feroton
  • Ferrocite
  • Ferrofume
  • Ferronat
  • Ferrone
  • Ferrotemp
  • Ferrous fumarate
  • Fersamal
  • Firon
  • Fumafer
  • Fumar
  • Fumar-F
  • Fumaric acid, iron(2+) salt (1:1)
  • Fumiron
  • Galfer
  • Hemoton
  • Ircon
  • Iron(2+) fumarate
  • One-iron
  • Palafer
  • Toleron
  • Tolferain
  • Tolifer
  • UNII-R5L488RY0Q

Systematic Names

  • 2-Butenedioic acid (2E)-, iron(2+) salt (1:1)
  • 2-Butenedioic acid (E)-, iron(2+) salt (1:1) (9CI)
  • 2-Butenedioic acid, (E)-, iron(2+) salt
  • Ferrous fumarate
  • Fumaric acid, iron(2+) salt (1:1)
  • Iron(II) fumarate

Superlist Names

  • Ferrous fumarate
  • Iron(II) fumarate

Mixture Names

  • Ferancee
  • Ferro-Sequels
  • Stuartinic
  • Tolfrinic

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 141-01-5

FDA UNII

  • R5L488RY0Q

Other Registry Number

  • 871-44-3

Related Registry Number

  • 7705-12-6 (unspecified iron(+2) salt)

System Generated Number

  • 0000141015

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H4-O4.Fe

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C4-H4-O4
  • COMPONENT
  • Fe

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H4O4.Fe/c5-3(6)1-2-4(7)8;/h1-2H,(H,5,6)(H,7,8);/q;+2/p-2/b2-1+;

InChIKey

PMVSDNDAUGGCCE-TYYBGVCCSA-L

Smiles

[Fe+2].[O-]C(\C=C\C(=O)[O-])=O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 480mg/kg (480mg/kg)   American Journal of the Medical Sciences. Vol. 241, Pg. 296, 1961.
mouse LD50 oral 1570mg/kg (1570mg/kg)   American Journal of the Medical Sciences. Vol. 241, Pg. 296, 1961.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 185mg/kg (185mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 683, 1982.
rat LD50 oral 3850mg/kg (3850mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 683, 1982.
rat LD50 subcutaneous 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 683, 1982.
women LDLo oral 400mg/kg (400mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

GASTROINTESTINAL: NAUSEA OR VOMITING
Human Toxicology. Vol. 7, Pg. 281, 1988.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
log P (octanol-water) 0.620 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 1400 mg/L 25 EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 2.26E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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