Magnesium L-Threonate

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MedKoo CAT#: 564956

CAS#: 778571-57-6

Description: Magnesium L-Threonate is an inhibitor of TNF-α, preventing and restoring memory deficits associated with neuropathic pain.

Chemical Structure

Magnesium L-Threonate
CAS# 778571-57-6

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 564956
Name: Magnesium L-Threonate
CAS#: 778571-57-6
Chemical Formula: C8H14MgO10
Exact Mass: 294.0437
Molecular Weight: 294.5
Elemental Analysis: C, 32.63; H, 4.79; Mg, 8.25; O, 54.33

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Synonym: Magnesium L-Threonate

IUPAC/Chemical Name: Magnesium (2R,3S)-2,3,4-trihydroxybutanoate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/2C4H8O5.Mg/c2*5-1-2(6)3(7)4(8)9;/h2*2-3,5-7H,1H2,(H,8,9);/q;;+2/p-2/t2*2-,3+;/m00./s1

SMILES Code: O=C([O-])[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)CO.O=C([O-])[C@H](O)[C@@H](O)CO.[Mg+2]

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >3 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 294.5 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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1: Xu T, Li D, Zhou X, Ouyang HD, Zhou LJ, Zhou H, Zhang HM, Wei XH, Liu G, Liu XG. Oral Application of Magnesium-L-Threonate Attenuates Vincristine-induced Allodynia and Hyperalgesia by Normalization of Tumor Necrosis Factor-α/Nuclear Factor-κB Signaling. Anesthesiology. 2017 Jun;126(6):1151-1168. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001601. PubMed PMID: 28306698.

2: Wang J, Liu Y, Zhou LJ, Wu Y, Li F, Shen KF, Pang RP, Wei XH, Li YY, Liu XG. Magnesium L-threonate prevents and restores memory deficits associated with neuropathic pain by inhibition of TNF-α. Pain Physician. 2013 Sep-Oct;16(5):E563-75. PubMed PMID: 24077207.

3: Mickley GA, Hoxha N, Luchsinger JL, Rogers MM, Wiles NR. Chronic dietary magnesium-L-threonate speeds extinction and reduces spontaneous recovery of a conditioned taste aversion. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 2013 May;106:16-26. doi: 10.1016/j.pbb.2013.02.019. Epub 2013 Mar 6. PubMed PMID: 23474371; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3668337.