Magnesium chloride is a mineral supplement that helps regulate blood pressure, encourages a steady heartbeat and maintains strong bones. According to WebMD, too much magnesium in the body is toxic, so when taking magnesi... More » Science Chemistry

Getting the right amount of magnesium potentially benefits heart health and bone formation while reducing the risk of diabetes, notes Medical News Today. In food, magnesium comes from dark green vegetables, seeds, nuts, ... More » Health Medications & Vitamins Vitamins & Supplements

Magnesium supplements are used to keep the body's magnesium levels appropriately high, which prevents inflammation, according to WebMD. Inflammation is associated with diabetes, heart disease, some cancers and other seri... More » Health Medications & Vitamins Vitamins & Supplements

Magnesium chloride is a mineral supplement used to prevent or treat low amounts of magnesium in the body, according to WebMD. A naturally occurring mineral in the body, magnesium is essential in maintaining cellular acti... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Magnesium chloride hexahydrate is the magnesium salt of the hydrochloric acid, HCl. Its molecular formula is Cl2H12MgO6 or MgCl2(H2O)6 and its molar mass is 203.3 grams per mole. It is highly soluble in water. Its densit... More »

Magnesium has a very energetic combustion reaction with oxygen, where two atoms of magnesium bond with one molecule of oxygen gas to form two molecules of magnesium oxide. This reaction is extremely exothermic, releasing... More »

The chemical reaction between magnesium and hydrochloric acid produces magnesium chloride and hydrogen. The balanced chemical equation for this reaction is 2HCL(aq) + Mg(s) produces MgCl2(aq) +H2(g), where the subscripts... More »