Sodium lactateProduct ingredient for Lactic acid

Name
Sodium lactate
Drug Entry
Lactic acid

A normal intermediate in the fermentation (oxidation, metabolism) of sugar. The concentrated form is used internally to prevent gastrointestinal fermentation. (From Stedman, 26th ed) Sodium lactate is the sodium salt of lactic acid, and has a mild saline taste. It is produced by fermentation of a sugar source, such as corn or beets, and then, by neutralizing the resulting lactic acid to create a compound having the formula NaC3H5O3.

Lactic acid was one of active ingredients in Phexxi, a non-hormonal contraceptive agent that was approved by the FDA on May 2020.1

Accession Number
DBSALT001765
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
Sodium lactate
UNII
TU7HW0W0QT
CAS Number
72-17-3
Weight
Average: 112.0598
Monoisotopic: 112.013638701
Chemical Formula
C3H5NaO3
InChI Key
NGSFWBMYFKHRBD-UHFFFAOYSA-M
InChI
InChI=1S/C3H6O3.Na/c1-2(4)3(5)6;/h2,4H,1H3,(H,5,6);/q;+1/p-1
IUPAC Name
sodium 2-hydroxypropanoate
SMILES
[Na+].CC(O)C([O-])=O
ChemSpider
6049
ChEBI
75228
ChEMBL
CHEMBL1357
Wikipedia
Sodium_lactate
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility851.0 mg/mLALOGPS
logP-0.61ALOGPS
logP-0.47ChemAxon
logS0.88ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)3.78ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-3.7ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area60.36 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count1ChemAxon
Refractivity29.68 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability7.65 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterNoChemAxon
Veber's RuleNoChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemAxon