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Potassium Citrate IP

Potassium Citrate also known as tripotassium citrate is the potassium salt of citric acid. It is used as a food additive and is known by the E number E332.


Potassium Citrate is used as a non irritating diuretic, to treat or manage gout and arrhythmia and to treat kidney stones. It is also used in many soft drinks as a buffering agent.


Chemical Name: Potassium Citrate
Synonyms: Tripotassium Citrate
Mol. Formula: C6H5K3O7.H2O
Mol. Weight: 324.41 g/mol
CAS No.: 6100-05-6


General Specifications

Test Specification…IP
Appearance White, granular crystals or a crystalline powder; odorless; hygroscopic.
Solubility Very soluble in water, practically insoluble in alcohol
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and colorless
Acidity or alkalinity Passes test
Arsenic Maximum 2ppm
Heavy metals Maximum 10ppm
Sodium Maximum 0.3%
Chlorides Maximum 100ppm
Oxalate Maximum 300ppm as anhydrous oxalic acid
Sulphates Maximum 150ppm
Readily carbonizable substances The solution is not more intensely colored than the reference solution
Water Between 4% and 7%
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 101.0%


Shelf life, Storage and Packing
It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.


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