Glycoside Hydrolase Inhibitors
- Glycoside Hydrolase Inhibitors
- Accession Number
Compounds that inhibit or block the activity of GLYCOSIDE HYDROLASES such as ALPHA-AMYLASES and APHA-GLUCOSIDASES.
- ATC Classification
Drug Drug Description Acarbose An alpha-glucosidase inhibitor used in adjunctly with diet and exercise for the management of glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Miglitol An oral alpha-glucosidase inhibitor used to improve glycemic control by delaying the digestion of carbohydrates. Voglibose For the treatment of diabetes. It is specifically used for lowering post-prandial blood glucose levels thereby reducing the risk of macrovascular complications. Miglustat A glucosylceramide synthase inhibitor used for the management of mild to moderate type I Gaucher disease for patients who are not candidates for whole enzyme replacement. Castanospermine Not Available
- Drugs & Drug Targets