Calcium Gluconate

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MedKoo CAT#: 412236

CAS#: 299-28-5

Description: Calcium Gluconate is the calcium salt of gluconic acid. The compound has a variety of uses, including its use as a calcium replenisher in hypocalcemic states.

Chemical Structure

Calcium Gluconate
CAS# 299-28-5

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 412236
Name: Calcium Gluconate
CAS#: 299-28-5
Chemical Formula: C12H22CaO14
Exact Mass: 430.0635
Molecular Weight: 430.372
Elemental Analysis: C, 33.49; H, 5.15; Ca, 9.31; O, 52.04

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100.0g USD 220.6 2 Weeks
500.0g USD 453.0 2 Weeks
1.0kg USD 702.0 2 Weeks
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Synonym: Calcium Gluconate; HSDB994; HSDB-994; HSDB 994

IUPAC/Chemical Name: calcium (2R,3S,4R,5R)-2,3,4,5,6-pentahydroxyhexanoate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/2C6H12O7.Ca/c2*7-1-2(8)3(9)4(10)5(11)6(12)13;/h2*2-5,7-11H,1H2,(H,12,13);/q;;+2/p-2/t2*2-,3-,4+,5-;/m11./s1

SMILES Code: OC[C@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H](C([O-])=O)O)O)O)O.OC[C@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H](C([O-])=O)O)O)O)O.[Ca+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 430.372 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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