Magnesium ascorbate monohydrate 1452 views0 applications

Australian Approved Name (AAN): Magnesium ascorbate monohydrate

Common names and synonyms: Vitamin C

Molecular formula: (C6H7O6)2Mg.H20                           

Molecular weight: 392.55

Conversions (% magnesium): 6.19  (% ascorbic acid): 89.22

RDI for Vitamin C as per NHMRC:
Infants – 0-6 months – 25mg/day (AI)
Infants – 7-12 months 30mg/day (AI)
Children – 1-8 years – 35mg/day
Children – 9-18 years – 40mg/day
Adults – >19 years – 45mg/day
Pregnancy – 14-18 years – 55mg/day
Pregnancy – 19-50 years – 60mg/day
Lactation – 14-18 years – 80mg/day
Lactation – 19-50 years – 85mg/day

Warnings and restrictions: When used as an active ingredient and the route of administration is oral or sublingual, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:
VIT –  Vitamins can only be of assistance if the dietary vitamin intake is inadequate.’ or ‘Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.

Allowable purpose of the ingredient: Active. Excipient. Homeopathic

TGA reference: Martindale The Extra Pharmacopoeia (modified)

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