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Glyset Drug Description
Glyset®
(miglitol) Tablets
For Oral Use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of miglitol (Glyset)?

Stop taking miglitol and seek emergency medical attention if you experience an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips, tongue, or face; or hives).
Other, less serious side effects, are more likely to occur. Continue to take miglitol and talk to your doctor if you experience

abdominal pain,
diarrhea,
flatulence, or
a rash.

Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glyset »




GLYSET Tablets contain miglitol, an oral alpha-glucosidase inhibitor for use
in the management of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Miglitol
is a desoxynojirimycin derivative, and is chemically known as 3,4,5-piperidinetriol,
1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, [2R-(2α,3β,4α, 5β)]-.
It is a white to pale-yellow powder with a molecular weight of 207.2. Miglitol
is soluble in water and has a pKa of 5.9. Its empirical formula is
C8H17NO5 and its chemical structure is as follows:








GLYSET is available as 25 mg, 50 mg and 100 mg tablets for oral use. The inactive ingredients are starch, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/8/2009




Glyset Drug Description
Glyset®
(miglitol) Tablets
For Oral Use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of miglitol (Glyset)?

Stop taking miglitol and seek emergency medical attention if you experience an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips, tongue, or face; or hives).
Other, less serious side effects, are more likely to occur. Continue to take miglitol and talk to your doctor if you experience

abdominal pain,
diarrhea,
flatulence, or
a rash.

Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glyset »




GLYSET Tablets contain miglitol, an oral alpha-glucosidase inhibitor for use
in the management of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Miglitol
is a desoxynojirimycin derivative, and is chemically known as 3,4,5-piperidinetriol,
1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, [2R-(2α,3β,4α, 5β)]-.
It is a white to pale-yellow powder with a molecular weight of 207.2. Miglitol
is soluble in water and has a pKa of 5.9. Its empirical formula is
C8H17NO5 and its chemical structure is as follows:








GLYSET is available as 25 mg, 50 mg and 100 mg tablets for oral use. The inactive ingredients are starch, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/8/2009




Glyset Drug Description
Glyset®
(miglitol) Tablets
For Oral Use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of miglitol (Glyset)?

Stop taking miglitol and seek emergency medical attention if you experience an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips, tongue, or face; or hives).
Other, less serious side effects, are more likely to occur. Continue to take miglitol and talk to your doctor if you experience

abdominal pain,
diarrhea,
flatulence, or
a rash.

Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glyset »




GLYSET Tablets contain miglitol, an oral alpha-glucosidase inhibitor for use
in the management of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Miglitol
is a desoxynojirimycin derivative, and is chemically known as 3,4,5-piperidinetriol,
1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, [2R-(2α,3β,4α, 5β)]-.
It is a white to pale-yellow powder with a molecular weight of 207.2. Miglitol
is soluble in water and has a pKa of 5.9. Its empirical formula is
C8H17NO5 and its chemical structure is as follows:








GLYSET is available as 25 mg, 50 mg and 100 mg tablets for oral use. The inactive ingredients are starch, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/8/2009




Glyset Drug Description
Glyset®
(miglitol) Tablets
For Oral Use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of miglitol (Glyset)?

Stop taking miglitol and seek emergency medical attention if you experience an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips, tongue, or face; or hives).
Other, less serious side effects, are more likely to occur. Continue to take miglitol and talk to your doctor if you experience

abdominal pain,
diarrhea,
flatulence, or
a rash.

Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glyset »




GLYSET Tablets contain miglitol, an oral alpha-glucosidase inhibitor for use
in the management of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Miglitol
is a desoxynojirimycin derivative, and is chemically known as 3,4,5-piperidinetriol,
1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, [2R-(2α,3β,4α, 5β)]-.
It is a white to pale-yellow powder with a molecular weight of 207.2. Miglitol
is soluble in water and has a pKa of 5.9. Its empirical formula is
C8H17NO5 and its chemical structure is as follows:








GLYSET is available as 25 mg, 50 mg and 100 mg tablets for oral use. The inactive ingredients are starch, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/8/2009




Glyset Drug Description
Glyset®
(miglitol) Tablets
For Oral Use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of miglitol (Glyset)?

Stop taking miglitol and seek emergency medical attention if you experience an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips, tongue, or face; or hives).
Other, less serious side effects, are more likely to occur. Continue to take miglitol and talk to your doctor if you experience

abdominal pain,
diarrhea,
flatulence, or
a rash.

Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glyset »




GLYSET Tablets contain miglitol, an oral alpha-glucosidase inhibitor for use
in the management of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Miglitol
is a desoxynojirimycin derivative, and is chemically known as 3,4,5-piperidinetriol,
1-(2-hydroxyethyl)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, [2R-(2α,3β,4α, 5β)]-.
It is a white to pale-yellow powder with a molecular weight of 207.2. Miglitol
is soluble in water and has a pKa of 5.9. Its empirical formula is
C8H17NO5 and its chemical structure is as follows:








GLYSET is available as 25 mg, 50 mg and 100 mg tablets for oral use. The inactive ingredients are starch, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/8/2009





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Miglitol is an oral anti-diabetic drug that acts by inhibiting the ability of the patient to breakdown complex carbohydrates into glucose. It is primarily used in diabetes mellitus ... Miglitol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


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