Flavoring Agents

Substances added to foods and medicine to improve the quality of taste.
DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00168AspartameUsed as a diet supplement and sugar substitute.
DB00742MannitolUsed for the promotion of diuresis before irreversible renal failure becomes established, the reduction of intracranial pressure, the treatment of cerebral edema, and the promotion of urinary excretion of toxic substances.
DB01638SorbitolUsed as a non-stimulant laxative via an oral suspension or enema.
DB02772SucroseNot Available
DB030251-Octen-3-OlNot Available
DB03323MaltoseNot Available
DB04173FructoseNot Available
DB04465LactoseNot Available
DB09341GlucoseGlucose pharmaceutical formulations (oral tablets, injections) are indicated for caloric supply and carbohydrate supplementation in case of nutrient deprivation. It is also used in metabolic disorders such as hypoglycemia.
DB09344Invert sugarNot Available
DB11195XylitolNot Available
DB12418SaccharinNot Available
DB12942LactitolNot Available
DrugDrug NameTargetType
DB00168AspartameTaste receptor type 1 member 2target
DB00168AspartameTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily V member 1target
DB00168AspartameSolute carrier family 22 member 6transporter
DB00168AspartameSolute carrier family 22 member 8transporter
DB00168AspartameSolute carrier family 22 member 11transporter
DB00168AspartameTaste receptor type 1 member 3target
DB00742MannitolMultidrug resistance protein 1transporter
DB00742MannitolMannitol dehydrogenaseenzyme
DB01638SorbitolXylose isomerasetarget
DB01638SorbitolXylose isomerasetarget
DB01638SorbitolXylose isomerasetarget
DB01638SorbitolMalate synthase Gtarget
DB02772SucroseBeta-lactamasetarget
DB02772SucroseNitric oxide synthase oxygenasetarget
DB02772SucroseLysozyme Ctarget
DB02772SucroseSeptum formation protein Maftarget
DB02772SucroseGDP-mannose 6-dehydrogenasetarget
DB02772SucroseActin, alpha skeletal muscletarget
DB02772SucroseBeta-glucosidasetarget
DB02772SucroseAmylosucrasetarget
DB02772SucroseBeta-lactamasetarget
DB02772SucroseBeta-lactamase CTX-Mtarget
DB02772SucroseHeme oxygenasetarget
DB02772SucroseCopper transport protein ATOX1target
DB02772SucrosetRNA-splicing ligase RtcB homologtarget
DB02772SucroseOrange carotenoid-binding proteintarget
DB02772SucroseSucrose porintarget
DB02772SucroseLevansucrasetarget
DB02772SucroseBeta-lactamase CTX-M-27target
DB02772SucroseTaste receptor type 1 member 2target
DB03323MaltoseCyclomaltodextrin glucanotransferasetarget
DB03323MaltoseAlpha-amylase 2Btarget
DB03323MaltoseBeta-amylasetarget
DB03323MaltoseMaltogenic alpha-amylasetarget
DB03323MaltoseMaltodextrin phosphorylasetarget
DB03323MaltoseMaltose-binding periplasmic proteintarget
DB03323MaltoseAlpha-glucosidasetarget
DB03323MaltoseMaltose binding proteintarget
DB03323MaltoseMalto-oligosyltrehalose trehalohydrolasetarget
DB04173FructoseBis(5'-adenosyl)-triphosphatasetarget
DB04173FructoseMaltoporintarget
DB04465LactoseBeta-galactosidasetarget
DB04465LactoseTetanus toxintarget
DB04465LactoseGlycosyltransferase 6 domain-containing protein 1target
DB04465LactoseGlycolipid transfer proteintarget
DB04465LactoseEnterotoxin type Btarget
DB04465LactoseSialidasetarget
DB04465LactoseHydrolasetarget
DB04465LactoseEndo-1,4-beta-xylanase Atarget
DB04465LactoseGalectin-3target
DB09341GlucoseGlucokinaseenzyme
DB09341GlucoseHexokinase-1enzyme
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 1transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 2transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 3transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 4transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 6transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 7transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 8transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 9transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 10transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 11transporter
DB09341GlucoseSolute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 12transporter
DB09341GlucoseSodium/glucose cotransporter 1transporter
DB12418SaccharinCarbonic anhydrase 3target