Magnesium diglutamate

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Magnesium diglutamate[1]
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CAS number 18543-68-5 YesY
PubChem 4092622
ChemSpider 3306947 YesY
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Molecular formula C10H16MgN2O8
Molar mass 316.55 g mol−1
Melting point Tetrahydrate: 130-135 °C (dec.)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Magnesium diglutamate is a compound with formula Mg(C5H8NO4)2. It is a magnesium acid salt of glutamic acid.

It has the E number E625 and is used in foods as a flavor enhancer.