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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    Chemical Structure

    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
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight645.6

    Regulatory & Compliance

    USP Reference Standards

    USP Acarbose RS
    USP Acarbose System Suitability Mixture RS

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight containers