Synonyms: Meglumiini; Meglumin; Meglumina; Megluminas; Méglumine; Megluminum. N-Methylglucamine; 1-Methylamino-1-deoxyglucitol.
Cyrillic synonym: Меглюмин.
Chemical formula: C7H17NO5 = 195.2.
CAS — 6284-40-8.
Pharmacopoeias.In Chin., Eur., Int., Jpn, and US.
Ph. Eur. 6.2(Meglumine). A white or almost white, crystalline powder. Freely soluble in water; sparingly soluble in alcohol; practically insoluble in dichloromethane.
USP 31(Meglumine). White to faintly yellowish-white, odourless crystals or powder. Freely soluble in water; sparingly soluble in alcohol.
Meglumine is an organic base used for the preparation of salts of organic acids including many used as contrast media.
Published May 08, 2019.