Riboflavin sodium phosphate 425 views0 applications

Australian approved name (AAN): Riboflavin sodium phosphate

Common names and synonyms:
Riboflavin sodium phosphate dihydrate
Riboflavine sodium phosphate
Vitamin B2

Molecular formula: C17H20N4NaO9P

Molecular weight: 478.32

Conversion (% Riboflavin): 73 – 79% (dried substance)

RDI for Riboflavin as per NHMRC:
Infants – 0-6 months – 0.3mg/day (AI)
Infants – 7-12 months – 0.4mg/day (AI)
Children – 1-3 years – 0.5mg/day
Children – 4-8 years – 0.6mg/day
Children – 9-13 years – 0.9mg/day
Male – 14 – 70 years – 1.3mg/day
Male – >70 years – 1.6mg/day
Female – 14 -70 years – 1.1mg/day
Female – >70 years – 1.3mg/day
Pregnancy – 1.4mg/day
Lactation – 1.6mg/day

Warnings and restrictions: When for oral or sublingual use and the total amount of sodium from all ingredients in the maximum daily dose is more than 120 mg, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:
SODIUM – The recommended daily dose of this medicine contains [state quantity and units] of sodium.

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.

TGA reference: British Pharmacopoeia

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