L-Carnitine HCl


    AppearanceWhite crystals or crystalline powder


    Assay98.0 to 102.0%
    IdentificationIR or NMR
    Chloride (Cl)17.0 to 18.5%
    pH2.5 to 2.9
    Heavy metalsMax 10 ppm
    ArsenicMax 1 ppm
    Specific Rotation-21.5° to -23.5°
    Residue on ignitionMax 0.5 %
    Water ContentMax 1.0 %
    StorageKeep container unopened in cool, dry place, prevent from light.
    Shelf life2 years

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    This specification has been last modified on Fri 13 April 2012 (1057)

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