Calcium D-glucarate is made by combining glucaric acid with calcium. Calcium D-glucarate might lower estrogen levels, which might have effects in some people with hormone-dependent cancers.
People use calcium D-glucarate for preventing breast cancer, prostate cancer, and colon cancer, and for treating other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
Don't confuse calcium D-glucarate with calcium. These are not the same.
Uses & Effectiveness
We currently have no information for CALCIUM D-GLUCARATE overview.
Special Precautions and Warnings
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There isn't enough reliable information to know if calcium D-glucarate is safe to use when pregnant or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Alcohol (Ethanol) interacts with CALCIUM D-GLUCARATE
The body breaks down calcium D-glucarate to get rid of it. Alcohol might increase how fast the body gets rid of it. This might decrease the effects of calcium D-glucarate.
Medications changed by the liver (Glucuronidated drugs) interacts with CALCIUM D-GLUCARATE
Some medications are changed and broken down by the liver. Calcium D-glucarate might change how quickly the liver breaks down these medications. This could change the effects and side effects of these medications.
Be cautious with this combination
Kanamycin interacts with CALCIUM D-GLUCARATE
Kanamycin is an antibiotic. The body breaks down kanamycin to get rid of it. Calcium D-glucarate might increase how quickly the body gets rid of it. This might decrease the effects of kanamycin.
Be watchful with this combination
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