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Copper gluconate

Copper gluconate
Systematic (IUPAC) name
Copper(II) gluconate
Clinical data
Routes of
CAS Registry Number  YesY
ATC code V03
PubChem CID:
ChemSpider  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C12H22CuO14
Molecular mass

Physical data
Melting point 156 °C (313 °F)
Solubility in water 30 mg/mL (20 °C)

Copper gluconate is the copper salt of D-gluconic acid. It is an odorless light blue or blue-green crystal or powder which is easily soluble in water and insoluble in ethanol.[1][2]


Side effects

Toxic in large amounts. Side effects from too much copper gluconate may include breathing problems, chest pain, stomach upset, and rash or hives.


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External links

  • Copper gluconate monograph at

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