Calcium D-Glucarate is a patented form of D-glucaric acid combined with calcium - the form used in clinical research studies. D-Glucarate has been shown to promote healthy estrogen metabolism and support the body's ability to detoxify naturally. D-glucarates increases detoxification of carcinogens and tumor promoters, suppresses cancer cell proliferation and inflammation, and also induce apoptosis (cancer cell suicide). This product does not contain artificial coloring, artificial flavoring, corn, dairy products, ingredients of animal origin, or preservatives.
Recommended Dose: 1-3 500mg capsule three times a day with each three capsules providing 180mg of calcium.
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Dr. Chang: I use this especially for prevention in cases of hormone dependent cancers like breast and prostate.