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Magnesium Glycerophosphate BP

Magnesium Glycerophosphate is a white powder. It is a magnesium salt of glycerophosphoric acid. Magnesium Glycerophosphate is a racemic mixture of the D- and L-glycerophosphate enantiomers.


Used as a mineral supplement.


Product Name: Magnesium Glycerophosphate
Molecular Formula:  C3H7MgO6P
Molecular Weight: 194.4 g/mol



Test Specification
Characters It occurs as a white or almost white powder, hygroscopic

Test A


Test B

Test C


(a) Specified Test. The filter paper develops a blue color in contact with piperidine R.

(b) Specified test. The filtrate gives reaction of phosphates

(c) It gives the reaction of Magnesium

Solubility Practically insoluble in ethanol (96%). It dissolves in dilute solutions of acids.
Appearance of Solution Solution is not more opalescent than reference suspension III
Acidity Specified Test.
Glycerol and ethanol (96%)-soluble substances Not more than 1.5%
Chlorides Not more than 0.15%
Phosphates Not more than 0.5%
Sulphates Not more than 0.1%
Iron Not more than 150 ppm
Heavy metals Not more than 20 ppm
Loss on drying Not more than 12.0%
Assay Not less than 11.0% and more than 12.5% of Mg (dried substances)


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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