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Acarbose is an anti-diabetic drug and a starch blocker. It is used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus and is known to inhibit alpha glucosidase, which is an intestinal enzyme that releases glucose from carbohydrates. Ungraded products supplied by Spectrum are indicative of a grade suitable for general industrial use or research purposes and typically are not suitable for human consumption or therapeutic use.