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Substance Name: Sodium alginate [NF]
RN: 9005-38-3
UNII: C269C4G2ZQ

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Suspending Agent)
  • Polyelectrolyte 211
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)

Molecular Formulas

  • (C12-H16-O12)x-.x-Na
  • Unspecified

Molecular Weight

  • 405.2186
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Algin
  • Alginic acid, sodium salt
  • Sodium alginate
  • Sodium alginate [NF]

Synonyms

  • AI3-19772
  • Algiline
  • Algin
  • Algin (Laminaria spp. and other kelps)
  • Algin (polysaccharide)
  • Alginate KMF
  • Alginic acid, sodium salt
  • Algipon L-1168
  • Amnucol
  • Antimigrant C 45
  • Cecalgine TBV
  • Cohasal-IH
  • Darid QH
  • Dariloid QH
  • Duckalgin
  • FEMA No. 2014
  • Halltex
  • HSDB 1909
  • Kelco Gel LV
  • Kelcosol
  • Kelgin
  • Kelgin F
  • Kelgin HV
  • Kelgin LV
  • Kelgin XL
  • Kelgum
  • Kelset
  • Kelsize
  • Keltex
  • Keltone
  • L'-Algiline
  • Lamitex
  • Manucol
  • Manucol DM
  • Manucol KMF
  • Manucol SS/LD2
  • Manugel F 331
  • Manutex
  • Manutex F
  • Manutex RS 1
  • Manutex RS-5
  • Manutex rS1
  • Manutex SA/KP
  • Manutex SH/LH
  • Meypralgin R/LV
  • Minus
  • Mosanon
  • Nouralgine
  • OG 1
  • Pectalgine
  • Proctin
  • Protacell 8
  • Protanal
  • Protatek
  • Snow algin H
  • Snow algin L
  • Snow algin M
  • Sodium alginate
  • Sodium polymannuronate
  • Stipine
  • Tagat
  • Tragaya
  • UNII-C269C4G2ZQ

Systematic Name

  • Alginic acid, sodium salt

Superlist Name

  • Sodium alginate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9005-38-3

FDA UNII

  • C269C4G2ZQ

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1262215-37-1
  • 12772-46-2
  • 32129-82-1
  • 32197-42-5
  • 37332-19-7
  • 496956-52-6
  • 50643-02-2
  • 56940-21-7
  • 56940-22-8
  • 63278-91-1
  • 75635-14-2
  • 77030-65-0
  • 81989-21-1
  • 9005-40-7

Related Registry Number

  • 9005-32-7 (Parent)

System Generated Number

  • 0009005383

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formulas

  • (C12-H16-O12)x-.x-Na
  • Unspecified

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C12-H16-O12
  • COMPONENT
  • Na

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
cat LD50 intraperitoneal 250mg/kg (250mg/kg)   FAO Nutrition Meetings Report Series. Vol. 53A, Pg. 381, 1974.
mouse LDLo intraperitoneal 500mg/kg (500mg/kg) BLOOD: HEMORRHAGE Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. Vol. 12, Pg. 129, 1968.
rabbit LD50 intravenous 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   FAO Nutrition Meetings Report Series. Vol. 53A, Pg. 381, 1974.
rat LD intraperitoneal > 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg)   Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. Vol. 12, Pg. 129, 1968.
rat LD50 intravenous 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg)   FAO Nutrition Meetings Report Series. Vol. 53A, Pg. 381, 1974.
rat LD50 oral > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 42, 1982.