Brand: Douglas Labs

Calcium D-Glucarate 90 capsules 500 milligrams

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Product Description

Douglas Labs Calcium D-Glucarate

Calcium D-Glucarate is a natural supplement of D-glucaric acid bound to calcium supporting the body's natural defenses against environmental toxins and excess steroid hormones.

What Calcium D-Glucarate is Best For

Calcium D-Glucarate is recommended for people who wish to supplement their diet with D-glucaric.

Calcium D-Glucarate may be used for the following:

  • Supports normal bone function
  • Detoxification

How Calcium D-Glucarate Works

Calcium D-Glucarate is from the Douglas Labs Hormone Detoxification product line.

Calcium D-glucarate supports the body's natural defenses against environmental toxins and excess steroid hormones by way of glucuronidation.

Glucuronidation is a conjugation process through which potentially carcinogenic environmental toxins, such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and nitrosamines, and excess steroid horm ones are neutralized. During glucuronidation, the enzyme glucuronosyl transferase catalyzes the conjugation of free carcinogens and steroid hormones to glucuronic acid. The resulting glucuronide, bound toxins and hormones can then be safely excreted in bile and urine.

The benefits of calcium D-glucarate are realized indirectly through the action of its metabolite D-glucaro-1,4-lactone, which inhibits the d econjugating enzyme beta-glucuronidase found in both blood and tissue. Inhibition of beta-glucuronidase causes a net increase in glucuronidation, and thereby enhances a primary detoxification pathway in the body.

Calcium D-glucarate provides a slow-release source of D-glucaro-1,4-lactone. When taken directly, D-glucaro1,4-lactone is metabolized quite quickly and is excreted from the body usually within 1-2 hours of its administration. Calcium D-glucarate, however, is metabolized slowly, remaining in the body for 5 or more hours after ingestion. This results in maintenance of stable levels of D-glucaro-1,4-lactone for long periods of time. D-glucaric acid is produced endogenously in small amounts. It is also present in some fruits and vegetables, including oranges, apples, grapefruit, broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables.

Calcium D-Glucarate Serving Size

As a dietary supplement, adults take 1 to 2 capsules daily or as directed by your healthcare professional.

Calcium D-Glucarate Ingredients

Serving Size 1 capsule

Servings Per Container 90

Calcium ..............................63 mg

(From 500 mg Calcium D-Glucarate)

Other ingredients: Gelatin (capsule), cellulose, water and magnesium stearate.


Calcium D-Glucarate Side Effects

Consult your healthcare provider.

Calcium D-Glucarate Where to Buy

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