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Descriptor in English: Lactose
Descriptor in Spanish: Lactosa
Descriptor in Portuguese: Lactose
Descriptor in French: Lactose
Entry term(s): Anhydrous Lactose
Lactose, Anhydrous
Tree number(s): D09.698.629.305.340
D09.947.750.340
HP7.029.152.257
Scope note: A disaccharide of GLUCOSE and GALACTOSE in human and cow milk. It is used in pharmacy for tablets, in medicine as a nutrient, and in industry.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
DeCS UI: 7962
Descriptor UI: D007785
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/04/10
Lactose - Preferred
Concept UI M0012177
Scope note A disaccharide of GLUCOSE and GALACTOSE in human and cow milk. It is used in pharmacy for tablets, in medicine as a nutrient, and in industry.
Preferred term Lactose
Anhydrous Lactose - Narrower
Concept UI M0582744
Preferred term Anhydrous Lactose
Entry term(s) Lactose, Anhydrous



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