Active Ingredient(s):Zinc Salts FDA Approved: * January 28, 1997 Pharm Company: *TEVA Category:Allergies, Cough & Cold
Zinc acetate is a salt with the formula Zn(CH3CO2)2, which commonly occurs as the dihydrate Zn(CH3CO2)2·2H2O. Both the hydrate and the anhydrous forms are colorless solids that have been used as dietary supplements. Zinc acetates are prepared by the action of acetic acid on zinc carbonate or zinc metal. When used as a food additive, it has the E number E650.
2 Basic properties and structures
2.1 Basic zinc acetate
3 See also
Zinc acetate has fe...
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