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Substance Name: Magnesium citrate [USP]
RN: 3344-18-1
UNII: RHO26O1T9V
InChIKey: PLSARIKBYIPYPF-UHFFFAOYSA-H

Classification Codes

  • Cathartics
  • Gastrointestinal Agents
  • Laxative

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H8-O7.3/2Mg

Molecular Weight

  • 451.112
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Magnesium citrate [USP]

Synonyms

  • EC 222-093-9
  • EINECS 222-093-9
  • Magnesium citrate
  • Magnesium citrate (3:2)
  • Magnesium citrate (VAN)
  • Magnesium citrate, Mg3(C6H5O7)2
  • NSC 83517
  • Trimagnesiumdicitrat
  • UNII-RHO26O1T9V

Systematic Names

  • 1,2,3-Propanetricarboxylic acid, 2-hydroxy-, magnesium salt (2:3) (9CI)
  • 1,2,3-Propanetricarboxylic acid, hydroxy-, magnesium salt (2:3)
  • Citric acid, magnesium salt (2:3) (8CI)
  • Trimagnesium dicitrate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 3344-18-1

FDA UNII

  • RHO26O1T9V

System Generated Number

  • 0003344181

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H8-O7.3/2Mg

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C6-H8-O7
  • COMPONENT
  • Mg

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/2C6H8O7.3Mg/c2*7-3(8)1-6(13,5(11)12)2-4(9)10;;;/h2*13H,1-2H2,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)(H,11,12);;;/q;;3*+2/p-6

InChIKey

PLSARIKBYIPYPF-UHFFFAOYSA-H

Smiles

[Mg+2].[Mg+2].[Mg+2].OC(CC(=O)[O-])(CC(=O)[O-])C(=O)[O-].OC(CC(=O)[O-])(CC(=O)[O-])C(=O)[O-]