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magnesium gluconate

the gluconate salt of magnesium, administered orally in the prevention of hypomagnesemia.

magnesium gluconate

MgC12H22O14, used to replace magnesium in the body.
CAS # 3632-91-5
See also: magnesium

magnesium

a chemical element, atomic number 12, atomic weight 24.312, symbol Mg. See Table 6. Its salts are essential in nutrition, being required for the activity of many enzymes, especially those concerned with oxidative phosphorylation. It is found in the intra- and extracellular fluids and is excreted in urine and feces.

magnesium ammonium phosphate (MAP)
a common constituent of urinary calculi. See urolithiasis.
blood magnesium
level of magnesium in the blood.
magnesium carbonate, magnesium hydroxide, magnesium oxide, magnesium phosphate, magnesium trisilicate
compounds used as antacids.
magnesium chloride
used as a source of magnesium in the treatment of hypomagnesemia in cattle, and as a chemical defibrillator in cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
magnesium citrate
a mild cathartic.
magnesium gluconate
a magnesium replenisher.
magnesium nutritional deficiency
is most important in the part that it plays in lactation tetany in ruminants. It also causes deformities of the limbs and nervous signs of tremor and convulsions in pigs. See also lactation tetany (1).
magnesium salicylate
the magnesium salt of salicylic acid used as an antiarthritic.
magnesium silicate
talcum powder; capable of causing starch granulomatous peritonitis if introduced into the peritoneal cavity, so it has been superseded by other compounds for use on surgeon's gloves.
magnesium sulfate
Epsom salts; used as an electrolyte replenisher, cathartic and local anti-inflammatory.
magnesium sulfate-chloral hydrate mixture
see chloral hydrate and magnesium sulfate.
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