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Potassium Citrate USP

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
Mol. Formula: C6H5K3O7.H2O
Mol. Weight: 324.41 g/mol
CAS No.: 6100-05-6


General Specifications

Test Specification…USP
Characters It occurs as a transparent crystals or white granular powder

Test (A)

Test (B)


(a)It gives the reaction of citrate

(b)It gives the reaction of potassium

Solubility Freely soluble in water, very slightly soluble in alcohol.
Tartrate Specified test. No crystalline precipitate is formed
Alkalinity Specified Test
Loss on drying 3.0% to 6.0%
Heavy metals Not more than 10 ppm
Residual Solvents Meets the requirements
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 100.5%, calculated on the dried basis


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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