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Chemical Acarbose

Name Acarbose
CAS Type 1 Name D-glucose, O-4,6-dideoxy-4-(((1S-(1 alpha,4 alpha,5 beta,6 alpha))-4,5,6-trihydroxy-3-(hydroxymethyl)-2-cyclohexen-1-yl)amino)-alpha-D-glucopyranosyl-(1-4)-O-alpha-D-glucopyr anosyl-(1-4)-
Equivalent Terms Bay g 5421 | Glucobay | Glucor | Glumida | Prandase | Precose
CAS Registry Number 56180-94-0
Definition An inhibitor of ALPHA-GLUCOSIDASES that retards the digestion and absorption of DIETARY CARBOHYDRATES in the SMALL INTESTINE.
Structure Acarbose
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MeSH® ID D020909
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  acarbose byproduct, component C