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Chemical Lactulose

Name Lactulose
CAS Type 1 Name D-Fructose, 4-O-beta-D-galactopyranosyl-
Equivalent Terms Amivalex | Duphalac | Normase
CAS Registry Number 4618-18-2
Definition A synthetic disaccharide used in the treatment of constipation and hepatic encephalopathy. It has also been used in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal disorders. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p887)
Structure Lactulose
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Genes
MeSH® ID D007792
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ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Oligosaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Disaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Lactulose Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Lactulose Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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