calcium gluconate and lactate

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calcium gluconate and lactate (gloo-kŏ-nayt, lak-tayt) n. salts of calcium that are used to treat and prevent disorders caused by calcium deficiency, such as tetany and rickets, and to prevent osteoporosis. Formulae: (CH2OH(CHOH)4COO)2Ca.H2O; (CH3CHOHCOO)2Ca.5H2O.

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