potassium tartrate

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po·tas·si·um tar·trate

a mild purgative and diuretic.
Synonym(s): soluble tartar

potassium tartrate

C4H4K2O6, a cathartic.
CAS # 921-53-9
See also: potassium
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Much as lees aging promotes tartrate stability, the mannoproteins Laffort and DSM have isolated from yeast cell walls interact with potassium tartrates to prevent crystallization and keep them in solution.

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