calcium lactate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n calcium lactate a white crystalline salt made by the action of lactic acid on calcium carbonate; used in foods (as a baking powder) and given medically as a source of calcium
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Usage

In literature:

The chloride and lactate of calcium, and extract of thymus gland have been employed to increase the coagulability of the blood.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
It may be controlled by large doses of calcium lactate.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
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In news:

At the onset of lactation, metabolic adaption mechanisms for calcium are not rapid enough.
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In science:

Kreulen D.K., Wildbeest Habitat Selection on the Plains, Tanzania, in Relation to Calcium and Lactation: A Preliminary Report, E.
Switching model with two habitats and a predator involving group defence
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