Magnesium Lab

Koran Martin

Magnesium

Magnesium has an atomic number of 12. It is present in the body and regulates protein synthesis, muscle and nerve function, and blood regulation.

What happens when magnesium is set on fire?

It becomes magnesium oxide!

What is magnesium oxide?

Magnesium oxide is used to relieve heartburn, indigestion, and sour stomach. It's also used as a laxative, but should not be used repeatedly.