Chemical Substance - Sodium citrate dihydrate

NHPID name:
Sodium citrate dihydrate

Reference:
KIBBE

Proper name(s):

Common name(s):

Category:
Approved Chemical Name

Schedule 1:
Isolate

Sub-ingredient(s):
Citrate , Citric acid , Sodium

CAS registry number:
6132-04-3




Roles

Medicinal

Rationale:

Sodium citrate dihydrate is classified as an NHP, because it is used as a source of Citric acid, and therefore is considered an NHP under Schedule 1, item 2 (an isolate), of the Natural Health Products Regulations.

Reference:  NNHPD

Non-medicinal

Purposes:
Alkalizing Agent , Buffering Agent , Emulsifying Agent , Plasticizer , Sequestering Agent
Restrictions:

General

Reference:
UNAVA