Borax pentahydrate 570 views0 applications

Australian Approved Name (AAN): Borax pentahydrate

Common names and synonyms: Sodium tetraborate pentahydrate

Organic/Inorganic: Inorganic

Molecular formula: Na2B4O7.5H2O

Molecular weight: 291.3

Conversions (% Boron): 14.84

Maximum daily dose: The maximum recommended daily dose must provide no more than 6mg of Boron.

Warnings and restrictions: Boron is a mandatory component of Borax pentahydrate.

In preparations for dermal use, which are not for paediatric or antifungal use, the concentration of boron in the medicine must be no more than 3500 mg/kg or 3500 mg/L or 0.35%.

Allowable purpose of the ingredient: Active. Excipent

TGA reference: Chemical Abstract Service

Apply for this resource
Share this resource

Advanced Wellness Regulatory Solutions are a team of highly skilled professionals who specialise in providing timely and reliable regulatory and research & development advice.



While we take all measures to ensure that the information provided on this site is accurate, before relying on the material in any important matter, users should carefully evaluate its accuracy, completeness and relevance for their purposes, and should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.


Want to stay up to date with the latest industry changes and updates? Signup to our newsletter below.