What is Calcium Pyruvate?

Category: Supplements


See also: Mineral Supplements

Calcium Pyruvate is pyruvic acid stabilized with calcium to create the Pyruvate salt. Pyruvate, a substance that naturally occurs in the body, is the foundation of the Krebs Cycle, which is how the body burns sugar and starch.

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3 g twice daily 1


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5 - 10 years 1
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