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Descriptor English:   Lactulose 
Descriptor Spanish:   Lactulosa 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Lactulose 
Synonyms English:   Amivalex
Tree Number:   D09.698.629.305.423
Definition English:   A synthetic disaccharide used in the treatment of constipation and hepatic encephalopathy. It has also been used in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal disorders. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p887) 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with LACTOSE
Pharmacological Action:   Gastrointestinal Agents
History Note English:   91(73); was see under DISACCHARIDES 1973-90 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BI biosynthesis BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
DF deficiency EC economics
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PH physiology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UR urine  
Record Number:   7970 
Unique Identifier:   D007792 

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