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Drug Name: Acarbose [USAN:USP:INN:BAN:JAN] View Structure
Description: An inhibitor of ALPHA-GLUCOSIDASES that retards the digestion and absorption of DIETARY CARBOHYDRATES in the SMALL INTESTINE. 

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