July 26, 2016


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What other names is Dolomite known by?

Calcaire Dolomitique, Dolomita, Dolomitic Limestone.

What is Dolomite?

Dolomite is a type of limestone. It is rich in magnesium and calcium carbonate, and has smaller amounts of several other minerals.

People take dolomite as a calcium and magnesium supplement.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Use as a source of calcium and magnesium.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of dolomite for these uses.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).

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