Glycoside Hydrolase Inhibitors

Compounds that inhibit or block the activity of GLYCOSIDE HYDROLASES such as ALPHA-AMYLASES and APHA-GLUCOSIDASES.
DrugDrug NameDrug Description
DB00284AcarboseAn alpha-glucosidase inhibitor used in conjunction with diet and exercise for management of type II diabetes mellitus.
DB00491MiglitolAn oral alpha-glucosidase inhibitor used to improve glycemic control by delaying the digestion of carbohydrates.
DB04878VogliboseFor the treatment of diabetes. It is specifically used for lowering post-prandial blood glucose levels thereby reducing the risk of macrovascular complications.
DB00419MiglustatA 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.
DB01816CastanospermineNot Available