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Acarbose

Known as: Acarbose [Chemical/Ingredient], Acarbosum, Acarbosa 
A pseudotetrasaccharide and inhibitor of alpha-glucosidase and pancreatic alpha-amylase with antihyperglycemic activity. Acarbose binds to and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
AIMS To assess if treatment with the alpha-glucosidase inhibitor acarbose can reduce cardiovascular events in type 2 diabetic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT The worldwide explosive increase in type 2 diabetes mellitus and its cardiovascular morbidity are becoming major health… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
In 1997, an International Expert Committee was convened to reexamine the classification and diagnostic criteria of diabetes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE The exact contributions of postprandial and fasting glucose increments to overall hyperglycemia remain controversial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The worldwide increase in type 2 diabetes mellitus is becoming a major health concern. We aimed to assess the effect… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The effective catalytic properties of enzymes have already promoted their introduction into several industrial products and… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To determine the degree to which alpha-glucosidase inhibitors, with their unique mode of action primarily reducing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
SYNOPSIS Acarbose delays digestion of complex carbohydrates and disaccharides to absorbable monosaccharides, by reversibly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
SummaryGlucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) (7-36 amide) is a physiological incretin hormone that is released after nutrient intake… Expand
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