• Zinc Gluconate
  • Zinc gluconate is a popular form for the delivery of zinc as a dietary supplement, or the name zincum gluconicum is used when the product is described as homeopathic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Zinc gluconate has been used in lozenges for treating the common cold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Zinc has also been administered nasally for treating the common cold, but has been reported to cause anosmia in some cases Instances of anosmia (loss of smell) have been reported with intranasal use of some products containing zinc gluconate. (wikipedia.org)
  • In September 2003, Zicam faced lawsuits from users who claimed that the product, a nasal gel containing zinc gluconate and several inactive ingredients, negatively affected their sense of smell and sometimes taste. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) considers zinc gluconate to be generally recognized as safe (GRAS) when used in accordance with good manufacturing practice, although this does not constitute a finding by the FDA that the substance is a useful dietary supplement. (wikipedia.org)
  • A zinc gluconate-based product, also containing arginine, is used as a veterinary chemical castration drug. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anosmia after intranasal zinc gluconate use" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Calcium gluconate side effects include nausea, constipation, and upset stomach. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other names in common use include 2-keto-3-deoxygluconate 5-dehydrogenase, 2-keto-3-deoxy-D-gluconate dehydrogenase, 2-keto-3-deoxygluconate (nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, (phosphate)) dehydrogenase, 2-keto-3-deoxy-D-gluconate (3-deoxy-D-glycero-2,5-hexodiulosonic, and acid) dehydrogenase. (wikipedia.org)
  • salt
  • According to scientific research, magnesium gluconate shows the highest level of bioavailability of any magnesium salt and is recommended as the optimal salt for human supplementation although of the 10 salts studied, all increased Magnesium levels significantly. (wikipedia.org)
  • blood
  • Rapid intravenous injections of calcium gluconate may cause hypercalcaemia, which can result in vasodilation, cardiac arrhythmias, decreased blood pressure, and bradycardia. (wikipedia.org)