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Acarbose: Oral tablet

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  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Acarbose 25mg Tab
Cobalt Laboratories a division Watson Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: LOGO  |  AR
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Acarbose 25mg Tab
Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: E71 
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Acarbose 25mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 311 
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Acarbose 50mg Tablet
Alvogen, Inc
Pill Identification: PRECOSE 50 
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Acarbose 100mg Tablet
Alvogen, Inc
Pill Identification: PRECOSE 100 
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Precose 50mg Tab
Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Pill Identification: PRECOSE 50 
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Acarbose 25mg Tablet
Alvogen, Inc
Pill Identification: PRECOSE  |  25
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Precose 100mg Tab
Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PRECOSE 100 
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Acarbose 50mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 54 737 
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Precose 25mg Tab
Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Pill Identification: PRECOSE  |  25
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Precose 100mg Tab
Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Pill Identification: PRECOSE 100 
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Acarbose 50mg Tab
Cobalt Laboratories a division Watson Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: LOGO  |  AR 50
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Acarbose 50mg Tab
Global Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: E72 
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Acarbose 50mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 737 
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Acarbose 100mg Tab
Roxane Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 54 251 
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Precose 25mg Tab
Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PRECOSE  |  25

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Acarbose: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

ACARBOSE (AY car bose) helps to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Precose: Oral tablet

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Drugs Related by Class to Acarbose: Oral tablet
Class Name : Alpha-glucosidase Inhibitor Antidiabetics

Related Brand Name Drugs :

Glyset: Oral tablet  |  Precose: Oral tablet
Most Commonly Used Drugs by Class
CVS/pharmacy Patient Statistics for Acarbose: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
49.94%
50.06%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.85%
4.15%
29.26%
65.75%
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