Acarbose

Acarbose is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

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The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain acarbose, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

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08 Dec 2016 Glucobay Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient acarbose. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Glucobay Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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Medicine brands that contain acarbose