Title: Magnesium Mandelate
CAS Registry Number: 18937-33-2
Additional Names: Magdelate
Molecular Formula: C16H14MgO6
Molecular Weight: 326.58
Percent Composition: C 58.84%, H 4.32%, Mg 7.44%, O 29.39%
Line Formula: Mg[C6H5CH(OH)COO]2
Properties: White, odorless powder. Stable in air. Slightly sol in cold water; sol in about 250 parts boiling water; insol in alcohol. The aq soln is practically neutral. Dec by acids forming free mandelic acid.
Therap-Cat: Urinary antiseptic.
Status: This monograph has been retired and is no longer subject to revision or update.