Meglumine

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Meglumine
Stereo, skeletal formula of meglumine
Identifiers
CAS number 6284-40-8 YesY
PubChem 8567
ChemSpider 8249 N
UNII 6HG8UB2MUY N
ChEBI CHEBI:59732 N
ChEMBL CHEMBL1200570 N
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C7H17NO5
Molar mass 195.21 g mol−1
Appearance White crystals
log P −2.509
Acidity (pKa) 9.52
Basicity (pKb) 0.526
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Meglumine is an amino sugar derived from sorbitol. It is often used as an excipient in pharmaceuticals and in conjunction with iodinated compounds in contrast media such as diatrizoate meglumine and iodipamide meglumine.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Meglumine, chemicalland21.com