NCI Drug Dictionary

The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

amorphous calcium carbonate
A nutritional supplement composed of a proprietary synthetic and amorphous form of calcium carbonate, that can potentially be used to replenish calcium. Upon administration of amorphous calcium carbonate (ACC), the mineral calcium may give calcium supplementary support, improve bone, muscle and heart strength, improve performance and decrease bone-associated pain. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)