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Substance Name: Magnesium
RN: 7439-95-4
UNII: I38ZP9992A
InChIKey: FYYHWMGAXLPEAU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A metallic element that has the atomic symbol Mg, atomic number 12, and atomic weight 24.31. It is important for the activity of many enzymes, especially those involved in OXIDATIVE PHOSPHORYLATION.

Molecular Formula

  • Mg

Molecular Weight

  • 24.305
 

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Magnesium
  • Magnesium, elemental

MeSH Heading

  • Magnesium

Synonyms

  • EC 231-104-6
  • EINECS 231-104-6
  • HSDB 654
  • Magnesio
  • Magnesio [Italian]
  • Magnesium
  • Magnesium metal
  • Magnesium metallicum
  • Magnesium powdered
  • Magnesium sheet
  • Rieke's active magnesium
  • RMC
  • UNII-I38ZP9992A

Systematic Name

  • Magnesium

Superlist Names

  • Magnesium
  • Magnesium granules, coated particle size not <149 microns
  • Magnesium granules, coated particle size not <149 microns [UN2950] [Dangerous when wet]
  • Magnesium or magnesium alloys with >50% magnesium in pellets, turnings or ribbons
  • Magnesium or magnesium alloys with >50% magnesium in pellets, turnings or ribbons [UN1869] [Flammable solid]
  • Magnesium, powder or magnesium alloys, powder
  • Magnesium, powder or magnesium alloys, powder [UN1418] [Dangerous when wet, Spontaneously combustible]
  • UN1418
  • UN1869
  • UN2950

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 7439-95-4

FDA UNII

  • I38ZP9992A

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1169483-41-3
  • 14147-08-1
  • 199281-20-4
  • 298688-48-9
  • 67208-78-0

System Generated Number

  • 0007439954

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/Mg

InChIKey

FYYHWMGAXLPEAU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

[Mg]