calcium gluconate

(redirected from C12H22CaO14)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Wikipedia.

calcium gluconate

[′kal·sē·əm ′glü·kə‚nāt]
(organic chemistry)
Ca(C6H11O7)2·H2O White powder that loses water at 120°C; soluble in hot water but less soluble in cold water, insoluble in acetic acid and alcohol; used in medicine, as a foaming agent, and as a buffer in foods.