Inhibitor of α-glucosidase; antihyperglycemic. Suppresses postprandial hyperglycemia in vivo and reduces plasma glucose concentration in normal rats and in several animal models of diabetes. Shown to inhibit the loss of pancreatic β cells in type 2 diabetic rats. Also inhibits apoptosis and mitochondrial overproduction of reactive oxygen species in endothelial cells in vitro.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 207.22. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||4.83 mL||24.13 mL||48.26 mL|
|5 mM||0.97 mL||4.83 mL||9.65 mL|
|10 mM||0.48 mL||2.41 mL||4.83 mL|
|50 mM||0.1 mL||0.48 mL||0.97 mL|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Aoki et al (2012) Miglitol, an anti-diabetic drug, inhibits oxdiative stress-induced apoptosis and mitochondrial ROS over-production in endothelial cells by enhancement of AMP-activated protein kinase. J.Pharmacol.Sci. 120 121 PMID: 23018899
Goda et al (2007) Effects of miglitol, an α-glucosidase inhibitor, on glycaemic staus and histopathological changes in islets in non-obese, non-insulin-dependent diabetic Goto-Kakizaki rats. Br.J.Nutr. 98 702 PMID: 17537288
Sels et al (1999) Miglitol, a new α-glucosidase inhibitor. Expert.Opin.Pharmacother. 1 149 PMID: 11249557
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