|Molar Mass||198.11 g/mol|
|IUPAC ID||sodium 5-[(1S)-1,2-dihydroxyethyl]-3-hydroxy-4-oxo-furan-2-olate|
|Melting Point||220 °C|
|Appearance||Minute White to Yellow Crystals|
Sodium ascorbate is one of a number of mineral salts of ascorbic acid. The molecular formula of this chemical compound is C₆H₇NaO₆. As the sodium salt of ascorbic acid, it is known as a mineral ascorbate. It has not been demonstrated to be more bioavailable than any other form of vitamin C supplement.