Calcium saccharate

  • D-Glucaric acid, calcium salt (1:1)
  • Antacidin
  • Saccharated lime
  • Calcium D-saccharate
  • Calcium D-glucarate
Formula
CaC6H8O8
Structure
Description
Odorless, white crystalline powder.
Uses
Pharmaceutic aid (stabilizer for calcium gluconate solns).

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
5793-88-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
227-334-1
Merck
12,1747
Beilstein/Gmelin
5192424
Beilstein Reference
4-03-00-01291
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-7939
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C6H8CaO8
Formula mass
248.2
Melting point, °C
> 250
Solubility in water
Insoluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep container tightly closed in a cool, well ventilated area.
Protection
Goggles, gloves, lab coat and dust respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Us appropriate tools to transfer spilled solid to waste container. Clean area with water.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing agents.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Extinguish with dry chemical powder, water spray, fog or foam. Do not use water jet.
Fire potential
May be combustible at high temperatures.
Health
1
 
Flammability
1
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Poison_Class
-
Exposure effects

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical attention.
   Inhalation
Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention.
   Skin
Immediately flush skin with plenty of water. Cover skin with an emollient. Removed contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Get medical attention.
   Eyes
Check for and remove any contact lenses. Immediately flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention.

Transport.