Miglitol

In the US, Miglitol (miglitol systemic) is a member of the drug class alpha-glucosidase inhibitors and is used to treat Diabetes, Type 2.

US matches:

Scheme

Prop.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A10BF02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0072432-03-2

Chemical Formula

C8-H17-N-O5

Molecular Weight

207

Therapeutic Category

Oral antidiabetic agent: Alpha-glucosidase inhibitor

Chemical Name

3,4,5-Piperidinetriol, 1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, [2R-(2α,3β,4α,5β)]-

Foreign Names

  • Miglitolum (Latin)
  • Miglitol (German)
  • Miglitol (French)
  • Miglitol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Miglitol (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Bay m 1099 (IS: Bayer)

Brand Names

  • Diaban
    Chen Ho, Taiwan
  • Diamig
    Micro DTF, India
  • Diaset
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Diastabol
    Bayer, China; Sanofi Aventis, Spain; Sanofi-Aventis, Austria; Sanofi-Aventis, Germany; Sanofi-Aventis, France; Sanofi-Aventis, Hungary; Sanofi-Aventis, Slovakia; Sanofi-Synthelabo, Greece
  • Elitox
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Euglitol
    Abbott, India
  • Glycet
    Pfizer, United States
  • Laiping
    Xinchang Pharmaceutical, China
  • Migbose
    Standard, Taiwan
  • Miglit
    Biocon, India
  • Mignar
    Glenmark, India
  • Migtor
    Torrent, India
  • Misobit
    Lupin, India
  • Plumarol
    Lacer, Spain
  • Seibule
    Sanwa Kagaku, Japan

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Prop.INNProposed International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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