Ferric Ammonium Citrate USP
|Characters||It occurs as a thin, transparent, dark red granules or a brownish red powder, odorless .|
a) Specified test. It chars, and leaves a residue of iron oxide.
b) Specified test. The solution darkens , but no precipitate forms.
c) Specified test. A white precipitate forms.
|Solubility||Very soluble in water, practically insoluble in ethanol 95%|
|Ferric Citrate||Specified test. No blue precipitate is formed|
|Sulfate||Not more than 0.3%|
|Oxalate||Specified test. No turbidity is produced within 5 minutes|
|Mercury||Not more than 10µg/g|
|Limit of lead||Not more than 10µg/g|
|Residual solvents||Meets the requirement|
|Assay||Not less than 16.5% and not more than 18.5% of iron|
Shelf life, Storage and Packing
It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.
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