Pharm-Rx Acarbose

Chemical Name: Acarbose

CAS Number: 56180-94-0

Synonyms: BAY-G 5421, Glucobay, Precose

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    Identification & Functionality

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    Pharm-Rx Acarbose - Chemical Structure - 1


    Acarbose is produced by certain strains of Actinoplanes utahensis. It contains NLT 95.0% and NMT 102.0% of acarbose (C25H43NO18), calculated on the anhydrous basis.

    Applications & Uses


    Typical Properties
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    Molecular Weight645.6--

    Regulatory & Compliance

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    These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

    USP Reference Standards

    USP Acarbose RS
    USP Acarbose System Suitability Mixture RS

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight containers