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Substance Name: Alginic acid [INN:BAN:NF]
RN: 9005-32-7
UNII: 8C3Z4148WZ

Note

  • Marine algal polysaccharide; a linear copolymer consisting mainly of Beta-1,4-linked D-mannuronic acid and alpha-1,4-linked L-glucuronic acid; xantalgin is a dental impression material.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Molecular Weight

  • 384.2444
 

Classification Codes

  • Biocompatible Materials
  • Coagulants
  • Hematologic Agents
  • Hemostatics
  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Tablet Binder and Emulsifying Agent)
  • Protective Agents
  • Radiation-Protective Agents
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Alginic acid
  • Alginic acid [INN:BAN:NF]
  • Norgine

Synonyms

  • A 2830-9
  • Acid Algin G 2
  • Alginate
  • Alginic acid
  • CCRIS 6769
  • EINECS 232-680-1
  • HSDB 2967
  • Kelacid
  • Landalgine
  • Norgine
  • OligoG
  • Polymannuronic acid
  • Protanal LF
  • Satialgine-H 8
  • Sazzio
  • Snow acid algin G
  • UNII-8C3Z4148WZ
  • Verdyol Super

Systematic Name

  • Alginic acid

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9005-32-7

FDA UNII

  • 8C3Z4148WZ

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1444006-48-7
  • 210888-24-7
  • 545434-56-8
  • 865838-47-7
  • 865838-48-8

Related Registry Numbers

  • 9005-35-0 (calcium salt)
  • 9005-36-1 (potassium salt)
  • 9005-38-3 (hydrochloride salt)

System Generated Number

  • 0009005327

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
cat LDLo intraperitoneal 250mg/kg (250mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA

GASTROINTESTINAL: NAUSEA OR VOMITING

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Annals of Surgery. Vol. 127, Pg. 1173, 1948.
cat LDLo intravenous 250mg/kg (250mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

GASTROINTESTINAL: NAUSEA OR VOMITING

BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA
Annals of Surgery. Vol. 127, Pg. 1173, 1948.
mouse LDLo intraperitoneal 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 23, Pg. 288, 1972.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 1600mg/kg (1600mg/kg)   Archives Internationales de Pharmacodynamie et de Therapie. Vol. 111, Pg. 167, 1957.
rat LD50 oral > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Nippon Noyaku Gakkaishi. Journal of the Pesticide Science Society of Japan. Vol. 19, Pg. S27, 1994.