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L7877 Sigma

Lactulose

≥95%

Synonym: 4-O-β-D-Galactopyranosyl-D-fructofuranose, 4-O-β-D-Galactopyranosyl-D-fructose

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Description

Packaging

25 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Lactulose is a synthetic disaccharide derived from galactose and fructose. It is not absorbed in the gut and is frequently used in the treatment of constipation and hepatic encephalopathy. Studies have reported that lactulose administration may cause an increase in fecal nitrogen. It is also known to function as a prebiotic. Lactulose measurements can be used to detect gastrointestinal dysfunctions.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
LS6965000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Articles

Prebiotics

Prebiotic food components typically consist of polysaccharides and oligosaccharides. They can be found in milk (galactooligosaccharides or GOS) and plants with dietary fibers, and they are often prod...
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Keywords: Fermentation, Prebiotics

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