Calcium Citrate

Description

Calcium Citrate can be used as a calcium supplement, in acidic or slightly acidic beverages and juices, milk products and other nutritional supplements. It can also be used in Food Industry.

Applications and Effects

It is mainly used for Calcium supplements.It increase absorption rate of drugs in human body by 28%.

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Specifications

TESTS SPECIFICATIONS

Description

White odorless, crystalline powder.

Solubility

Slightly soluble in water, freely soluble in diluted 3 N hydrochloric acid and in diluted 2N nitric acid; insoluble in alcohol.

Identification

(A) A white precipitate is formed.
(B) A voluminous white precipitate is formed, and it is soluble in hydrochloric acid.

Loss on drying

Between 10.0 % and 13.3 %, dry it at 150°C for 4 hours.

Arsenic

Not more than 3 μg/g

Limit of fluoride

Not more than 0.003%

Limit of acid - insoluble Substances

Not more than 0.2%

Lead

Not more than 0.001 %

Heavy metals

Not more than 0.002 %

Assay

97.5% to 100.5% (on dried basis)