Copper gluconate 1239 views0 applications

Australian Approved Name (AAN): Copper gluconate

Organic/Inorganic: Organic

Molecular formula: C12H22CuO14

Molecular weight: 453.84

Conversions (% mineral): 14.0

AI for copper as per NHMRC:
Infants – 0-6 months – 0.2mg/day
Infants – 7-12 months – 0.22mg/day
Children – 1-3 years – 0.7mg/day
Children – 4-8 years – 1.0mg/day
Boys – 9-13 years – 1.3mg/day
Boys – 14-18 years – 1.5mg/day
Girls – 9-13 years – 1.1mg/day
Girls – 14-18 years – 1.1mg/day
Men – 1.7mg/day
Women – 1.2mg/day
Pregnancy – 14-18 years – 1.2mg/day
Pregnancy – 19-50 years – 1.3mg/day
Lactation – 14-18 years – 1.4mg/day
Lactation – 19-50 years – 1.5mg/day

Maximum daily dose: 5 mg of copper (when for internal use)

Mandatory components: Copper

Warnings and Restrictions: The percentage of copper from copper gluconate should be calculated based on the molecular weight of copper gluconate. When for other than internal use, the concentration of copper compounds must be no more than 5%.

Allowable purpose of the ingredient: Active. Excipient

TGA reference: United States Pharmacopeia_(Incorporating the National Formulary)

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