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Calcium gluconate

Introduction: Calcium gluconate

Description of Calcium gluconate

Calcium gluconate: The gluconate salt of calcium. An element or mineral necessary for normal nerve, muscle, and cardiac function, calcium as the gluconate salt helps to maintain calcium balance and prevent bone loss when taken orally. This agent may also be chemopreventive for colon and other cancers. (NCI04)
Source: Diseases Database

Calcium gluconate: The calcium salt of gluconic acid. The compound has a variety of uses, including its use as a calcium replenisher in hypocalcemic states.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Calcium gluconate

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Calcium gluconate

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