Calcium gluconate


Calcium gluconate

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IUPACName=calcium (2R,3S,4R,5R)- 2,3,4,5,6-pentahydroxyhexanoate
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CASNo=299-28-5
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Formula=C12H22CaO14
MolarMass=430.373
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Calcium gluconate is a mineral supplement. It is the form of calcium most widely used in the treatment of hypocalcemia. Calcium gluconate contains 9.3% calcium.

Treatment of HF burns

Gel preparations of calcium gluconate are used to treat hydrofluoric acid burns.cite journal |author=el Saadi MS, Hall AH, Hall PK, Riggs BS, Augenstein WL, Rumack BH |title=Hydrofluoric acid dermal exposure |journal=Vet Hum Toxicol |volume=31 |issue=3 |pages=243–7 |year=1989 |pmid=2741315 |doi=] cite journal |author=Roblin I, Urban M, Flicoteau D, Martin C, Pradeau D |title=Topical treatment of experimental hydrofluoric acid skin burns by 2.5% calcium gluconate |journal=J Burn Care Res |volume=27 |issue=6 |pages=889–94 |year=2006 |pmid=17091088 |doi=10.1097/01.BCR.0000245767.54278.09]

References

ee also

* Calcium lactate gluconate


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