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Sorbitol

Index Sorbitol

Sorbitol, less commonly known as glucitol, is a sugar alcohol with a sweet taste which the human body metabolizes slowly. [1]

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Activated charcoal (medication)

Activated charcoal, also known as activated carbon, is a medication used to treat poisonings that occurred by mouth.

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Agriculture in Cuba

Agriculture in Cuba has played an important part in the economy for several hundred years.

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Airborne (dietary supplement)

Airborne is a dietary supplement containing herbal extracts, amino acids, antioxidants, electrolytes, vitamins, and other ingredients marketed to prevent the common cold and improve immune function.

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Alcohol

In chemistry, an alcohol is any organic compound in which the hydroxyl functional group (–OH) is bound to a carbon.

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Aldose reductase

In enzymology, aldose reductase (or aldehyde reductase) is a cytosolic NADPH-dependent oxidoreductase that catalyzes the reduction of a variety of aldehydes and carbonyls, including monosaccharides.

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Aldose reductase inhibitor

Aldose reductase inhibitors are a class of drugs being studied as a way to prevent eye and nerve damage in people with diabetes.

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Altoids

Altoids are a brand of breath mints.

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Amcinonide

Amcinonide (trade name Cyclocort) is a topical glucocorticoid used to treat itching, redness and swelling associated with several dermatologic conditions such as atopic dermatitis and allergic contact dermatitis.

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Aminopterin

Aminopterin (or 4-aminopteroic acid), the 4-amino derivative of folic acid, is an antineoplastic drug with immunosuppressive properties often used in chemotherapy.

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Antidote

An antidote is a substance which can counteract a form of poisoning.

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ATC code A06

A06.

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ATC code B05

B05.

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ATC code V04

V04.

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Bacchus-F

Bacchus (박카스) is a non-carbonated South Korean energy drink, first launched in 1963.

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Baclofen

Baclofen, sold under the brand name Lioresal among others, is a medication used to treat spasticity.

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Bifidobacterium breve

Bifidobacterium breve is a bacterial species of the genus Bifidobacterium which has probiotic properties.

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Biomass

Biomass is an industry term for getting energy by burning wood, and other organic matter.

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Bioplastic

Bioplastics are plastics derived from renewable biomass sources, such as vegetable fats and oils, corn starch, or microbiota.

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Blood sugar level

The blood sugar level, blood sugar concentration, or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose present in the blood of humans and other animals.

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Borate

Borates are the name for a large number of boron-containing oxyanions.

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Breath Savers

Breath Savers is a brand of mint manufactured by the Hershey Company.

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C6H14O6

The molecular formula C6H14O6 may refer to.

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Canadian health claims for food

Canadian health claims by Health Canada, the department of the Government of Canada responsible for national health, has allowed five scientifically verified disease risk reduction claims to be used on food labels and on food advertising.

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Candida keroseneae

Candida keroseneae is a species of yeast in the genus Candida, family Saccharomycetaceae.

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Capsule (pharmacy)

In the manufacture of pharmaceuticals, encapsulation refers to a range of dosage forms—techniques used to enclose medicines—in a relatively stable shell known as a capsule, allowing them to, for example, be taken orally or be used as suppositories.

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Carbohydrate

A carbohydrate is a biomolecule consisting of carbon (C), hydrogen (H) and oxygen (O) atoms, usually with a hydrogen–oxygen atom ratio of 2:1 (as in water); in other words, with the empirical formula (where m may be different from n).

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Cathartic

In medicine, a cathartic is a substance that accelerates defecation.

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Cetalkonium chloride

Cetalkonium chloride (CKC) is a quaternary ammonium compound of the alkyl-benzyldimethylammonium chloride family, the alkyl group having a chain length of C16 (16 carbons).

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Chemistry of ascorbic acid

Ascorbic acid is a naturally occurring organic compound with antioxidant properties.

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Chewing gum

Chewing gum is a soft, cohesive substance designed to be chewed without being swallowed.

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Colgate Wisp

Colgate Wisp is a single use mini toothbrush that was introduced by Colgate-Palmolive Company in March 2009.

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Commodity chemicals

Commodity chemicals (or bulk commodities or bulk chemicals) are a group of chemicals that are made on a very large scale to satisfy global markets.

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Cryptococcus albidosimilis

Cryptococcus albidosimilis is a species that has been isolated from soil in Antarctica.

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D-sorbitol dehydrogenase (acceptor)

In enzymology, a D-sorbitol dehydrogenase (acceptor) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are D-sorbitol and acceptor, whereas its two products are L-sorbose and reduced acceptor.

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Dendrodrilus rubidus

Dendrodrilus rubidus is a species of earthworm in the family Lumbricidae.

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Dentyne Mints

No description.

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Depletion force

A depletion force is an effective attractive force that arises between large colloidal particles that are suspended in a dilute solution of depletants, which are smaller solutes that are preferentially excluded from the vicinity of the large particles.

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Diabetic angiopathy

Diabetic angiopathy is a form of angiopathy associated with diabetic complications.

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Dianhydrohexitol

Dianhydrohexitols are heterocyclic compounds that are obtained by double dehydration of hexitols such as mannitol and sorbitol.

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Diapause

Diapause, when referencing animal dormancy, is the delay in development in response to regularly and recurring periods of adverse environmental conditions.

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Differential diagnoses of depression

Depression, one of the most commonly diagnosed psychiatric disorders, is being diagnosed in increasing numbers in various segments of the population worldwide.

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Diisopromine

Diisopromine or disoprominum, usually as the hydrochloride salt, is a synthetic spasmolytic which neutralizes spastic conditions of the biliary tract and of the sphincter of Oddi.

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Dried shredded squid

Dried shredded squid is a dried, shredded, seasoned, seafood product, made from squid or cuttlefish, commonly found in coastal Asian countries, Russia, and Hawaii.

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E number

E numbers are codes for substances that are permitted to be used as food additives for use within the European Union and EFTA.

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Eclipse (breath freshener)

Eclipse is a brand of chewing gum and breath mint, first introduced in the U.S. by the Wrigley Company in 1999 as its first entrant into the pellet gum segment.

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Elixir

An elixir (from Arabic: إكسير Iksīr; from Greek ξήριον xērion "powder for drying wounds" from ξηρός xēros "dry") is a clear, sweet-flavored liquid used for medicinal purposes, to be taken orally and intended to cure one's illness.

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Enterobacter taylorae

Enterobacter taylorae is a Gram-negative bacteria formerly known as Enteric Group 19, and also known as Enterobacter cancerogenus.

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Erythritol

Erythritol ((2R,3S)-butane-1,2,3,4-tetrol) is a sugar alcohol (or polyol) that has been approved for use as a food additive in the United States and throughout much of the world.

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Excipient

An excipient is a substance formulated alongside the active ingredient of a medication, included for the purpose of long-term stabilization, bulking up solid formulations that contain potent active ingredients in small amounts (thus often referred to as "bulking agents", "fillers", or "diluents"), or to confer a therapeutic enhancement on the active ingredient in the final dosage form, such as facilitating drug absorption, reducing viscosity, or enhancing solubility.

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Fishcake

A fishcake (sometimes written as fish cake) is a food item similar to a croquette, consisting of filleted fish or other seafood with potato patty, sometimes coated in breadcrumbs or batter, and fried.

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Fisherman's Friend

Fisherman's Friend is a brand of strong menthol lozenges produced by the Lofthouse company in Fleetwood, Lancashire, England.

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FODMAP

FODMAPs are short chain carbohydrates that are poorly absorbed in the small intestine.

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FOX reagent

The FOX reagent is used to measure levels of hydrogen peroxide in biological systems.

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Freezing-point depression

Freezing-point depression is the decrease of the freezing point of a solvent on addition of a non-volatile solute.

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Fructose malabsorption

Fructose malabsorption, formerly named "dietary fructose intolerance" (DFI), is a digestive disorder in which absorption of fructose is impaired by deficient fructose carriers in the small intestine's enterocytes.

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Gairaigo

is Japanese for "loan word" or "borrowed word", and indicates a transliteration (or "transvocalization") into Japanese.

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Genetically modified food

Genetically modified foods or GM foods, also known as genetically engineered foods, bioengineered foods, genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, are foods produced from organisms that have had changes introduced into their DNA using the methods of genetic engineering.

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Glossary of diabetes

The following is a glossary of diabetes which explains terms connected with diabetes.

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Glucokinase regulatory protein

The glucokinase regulatory protein (GKRP) also known as glucokinase (hexokinase 4) regulator (GCKR) is a protein produced in hepatocytes (liver cells).

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GLUT5

GLUT5 is a fructose transporter expressed on the apical border of enterocytes in the small intestine.

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Goldenrod gall fly

The goldenrod gall fly (Eurosta solidaginis), also known as the goldenrod ball gallmaker, is a species of fly native to North America.

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Hereditary fructose intolerance

Hereditary fructose intolerance (HFI) is an inborn error of fructose metabolism caused by a deficiency of the enzyme aldolase B. Individuals affected with HFI are asymptomatic until they ingest fructose, sucrose, or sorbitol.

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Humectant

A humectant is a hygroscopic substance used to keep things moist; it is the opposite of a desiccant because it is wet.

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Hyaluronic acid

Hyaluronic acid (HA; conjugate base hyaluronate), also called hyaluronan, is an anionic, nonsulfated glycosaminoglycan distributed widely throughout connective, epithelial, and neural tissues.

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Hydrogen bond

A hydrogen bond is a partially electrostatic attraction between a hydrogen (H) which is bound to a more electronegative atom such as nitrogen (N), oxygen (O), or fluorine (F), and another adjacent atom bearing a lone pair of electrons.

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Hydrogen breath test

A hydrogen breath test (or HBT) is used as a diagnostic tool for small intestine bacterial overgrowth and carbohydrate malabsorption, such as lactose, fructose, and sorbitol malabsorption.

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Hydrogenated starch hydrolysates

Hydrogenated starch hydrolysates (HSHs) are mixtures of several sugar alcohols (a type of sugar substitute).

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Hyperkalemia

Hyperkalemia, also spelled hyperkalaemia, is an elevated level of potassium (K+) in the blood serum.

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Hysteroscopy

Hysteroscopy is the inspection of the uterine cavity by endoscopy with access through the cervix.

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Ice Breakers (candy)

Ice Breakers is a sugar-free brand of gum and disc-shaped mint currently made by Hershey.

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Insect winter ecology

Insect winter ecology entails the overwinter survival strategies of insects, which are in many respects more similar to those of plants than to many other animals, such as mammals and birds.

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International Numbering System for Food Additives

The International Numbering System for Food Additives (INS) is a European-based naming system for food additives, aimed at providing a short designation of what may be a lengthy actual name.

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Ionic liquid

An ionic liquid (IL) is a salt in the liquid state.

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Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a group of symptoms—including abdominal pain and changes in the pattern of bowel movements without any evidence of underlying damage.

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Isomalt

Isomalt is a sugar substitute, a type of sugar alcohol used primarily for its sugar-like physical properties.

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Isosorbide

Isosorbide is a bicyclic chemical compound from the group of diols and the oxygen-containing heterocycles, containing two fused furan rings.

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James B. Aguayo-Martel

James Benjamin Martel is a physician, surgeon and scientist.

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K-Y Jelly

K-Y Jelly is a water-based, water-soluble personal lubricant, most commonly used as a lubricant for sexual intercourse.

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Ketogenic diet

The ketogenic diet is a high-fat, adequate-protein, low-carbohydrate diet that in medicine is used primarily to treat difficult-to-control (refractory) epilepsy in children.

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Lactitol

Lactitol is a sugar alcohol used as a replacement bulk sweetener for low calorie foods with approximately 40% of the sweetness of sugar.

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Laxative

Laxatives, purgatives, or aperients are substances that loosen stools and increase bowel movements.

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Lichen

A lichen is a composite organism that arises from algae or cyanobacteria living among filaments of multiple fungi in a symbiotic relationship.

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Lipogenesis

Lipogenesis is the process by which acetyl-CoA is converted to fatty acids.

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List of additives for hydraulic fracturing

The differences between additives for hydraulic fracturing in different countries are the type of chemicals used (hazardous, non-hazardous), the disclosure of chemicals and the composition of fracturing fluid.

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List of compounds with carbon number 6

This is a partial list of molecules that contain 6 carbon atoms.

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List of food additives

;Acids: Food acids are added to make flavors "sharper", and also act as preservatives and antioxidants.

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List of MeSH codes (D02)

This is the fourth part of the list of the "D" codes for MeSH.

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List of MeSH codes (D09)

This is the fourth part of the list of the "D" codes for MeSH.

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List of vaccine ingredients

This list of vaccine ingredients indicates the culture media used in the production of common vaccines and the excipients they contain, as published by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Food and Drug Administration.

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Loghman Pharmaceuticals

Loghman Pharmaceutical & Hygienic Co. (شرکت دارویی و بهداشتی لقمان) is an Iranian pharmaceuticals company.

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Low molecular-mass organic gelators

Low molecular-mass organic gelators (LMOGs) are a relatively new and dynamic soft materials capable of numerous possible applications; LMOGs are the monomeric sub-unit which form self-assembled fibrillar networks (SAFINs) that entrap solvent between the strands.

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Macrococcus brunensis

Macrococcus brunensis is a species of bacteria belonging to the genus Macrococcus.

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Maltitol

Maltitol is a sugar alcohol (a polyol) used as a sugar substitute.

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Management of ulcerative colitis

Management of ulcerative colitis involves first treating the acute symptoms of the disease, then maintaining remission.

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Mannitol

Mannitol is a type of sugar alcohol which is also used as a medication.

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Marzipan

Marzipan is a confection consisting primarily of sugar or honey and almond meal (ground almonds), sometimes augmented with almond oil or extract.

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Meiothermus timidus

Meiothermus timidus is a species of Deinococcus–Thermus yellow-pigmented bacteria.

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Mochi

is Japanese rice cake made of mochigome, a short-grain japonica glutinous rice.

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Momints

Momints is a breath mint manufactured by Yosha Enterprises Corporation.

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Mouthwash

Mouthwash, mouth rinse, oral rinse, or mouth bath is a liquid which is held in the mouth passively or swilled around the mouth by contraction of the perioral muscles and/or movement of the head, and may be gargled, where the head is tilted back and the liquid bubbled at the back of the mouth.

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Mylanta

Mylanta is a brand of over-the-counter drugs for digestive problems, manufactured by Infirst Healthcare USA under license from McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a division of Johnson & Johnson (formerly Pfizer since 2007 following its acquisition).

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Near-sightedness

Near-sightedness, also known as short-sightedness and myopia, is a condition of the eye where light focuses in front of, instead of on, the retina.

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Norman Lowther Edson

Norman Lowther Edson (1 March 1904 – 12 May 1970), FRSNZ, FNZIC, was the first Professor of Biochemistry (1949–1967) in the University of New Zealand based at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

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Osmotic shock

Osmotic shock or osmotic stress is physiologic dysfunction caused by a sudden change in the solute concentration around a cell, which causes a rapid change in the movement of water across its cell membrane.

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Osmotic-controlled release oral delivery system

The osmotic-controlled release oral delivery system (OROS) is an advanced controlled release oral drug delivery system in the form of a rigid tablet with a semi-permeable outer membrane and one or more small laser drilled holes in it.

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Outline of nutrition

The following outline is provided as an overview of and a topical guide to nutrition.

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Oxyphenisatine

Oxyphenisatine (or oxyphenisatin) is a laxative.

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Pasteurella canis

Pasteurella canis is a Gram-negative, nonmotile, penicillin-sensitive coccobacillus belonging to the Pasteurellaceae family.

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Patiromer

Patiromer (USAN, trade name Veltassa) is a drug used for the treatment of hyperkalemia (elevated blood potassium levels), a condition that may lead to palpitations and arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat).

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Pears (soap)

Pears transparent soap is a brand of soap first produced and sold in 1807 by Andrew Pears at a factory just off Oxford Street in London, England.

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PEDOT:PSS

PEDOT:PSS or poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) polystyrene sulfonate is a polymer mixture of two ionomers.

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Pericyte

Pericytes are contractile cells that wrap around the endothelial cells that line the capillaries and venules throughout the body.

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Perry

Perry is an alcoholic beverage made from fermented pears, similar to the way cider is made from apples.

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Phenotypic testing of mycobacteria

In microbiology, the phenotypic testing of mycobacteria uses a number of methods.

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Plasmolysis

Plasmolysis is the process in which cells lose water in a hypertonic solution.

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Poison

In biology, poisons are substances that cause disturbances in organisms, usually by chemical reaction or other activity on the molecular scale, when an organism absorbs a sufficient quantity.

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Polo (confectionery)

Polo Mints is a brand of breath mint whose defining feature is the hole in the middle.

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Polydextrose

Polydextrose is a synthetic polymer of glucose.

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Polygala senega

Polygala senega is a species of flowering plant in the milkwort family, Polygalaceae.

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Polyol

A polyol is an organic compound containing multiple hydroxyl groups.

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Polyol pathway

Also called the sorbitol-aldose reductase pathway, the polyol pathway is a two-step process that converts glucose to fructose.

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Polypropylene glycol

Polypropylene glycol or polypropylene oxide is the polymer of propylene glycol.

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Polysorbate

Polysorbates are a class of emulsifiers used in some pharmaceuticals and food preparation.

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Polystyrene sulfonate

Polystyrene sulfonates are polymers derived from polystyrene by the addition of sulfonate functional groups.

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Polyurethane

Polyurethane (PUR and PU) is a polymer composed of organic units joined by carbamate (urethane) links.

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Positron emission tomography

Positron-emission tomography (PET) is a nuclear medicine functional imaging technique that is used to observe metabolic processes in the body as an aid to the diagnosis of disease.

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Proteus mirabilis

Proteus mirabilis is a Gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacterium.

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Proteus vulgaris

Proteus vulgaris is a rod-shaped, nitrate-reducing, indole+ and catalase-positive, hydrogen sulfide-producing, Gram-negative bacterium that inhabits the intestinal tracts of humans and animals.

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Prune

A prune is a dried plum of any cultivar, mostly Prunus domestica or European Plum.

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Prussian blue (medical use)

Prussian blue, also known as potassium ferric hexacyanoferrate, is used as a medication to treat thallium poisoning or radioactive cesium poisoning.

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PTS Glucitol Family

The PTS Glucitol (Gut) Familyconsists only of glucitol-specific porters, but these occur both in Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria.

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PTS-GFL superfamily

The phosphotransferases system (PTS-GFL) superfamily is a superfamily of phosphotransferase enzymes that facilitate the transport of glucose, glucitol (G), fructose (F) and lactose (L).

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Pyrotechnic composition

A pyrotechnic composition is a substance or mixture of substances designed to produce an effect by heat, light, sound, gas/smoke or a combination of these, as a result of non-detonative self-sustaining exothermic chemical reactions.

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Raney nickel

Raney nickel, also called spongy nickel, is a fine-grained solid composed mostly of nickel derived from a nickel-aluminium alloy.

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Recreational use of dextromethorphan

Dextromethorphan, or DXM, a common active ingredient found in many over-the-counter cough suppressant cold medicines, is used as a recreational drug and entheogen for its dissociative effects.

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Redoxon

Redoxon was the brand name of the first artificially synthesized ascorbic acid (vitamin C).

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Reichstein process

The Reichstein process in chemistry is a combined chemical and microbial method for the production of ascorbic acid from D-glucose that takes place in several steps.

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Rhizobium lentis

Rhizobium lentis is a gram-negative bacterium which was isolated from root nodules of lentils in Bangladesh.

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Rocket candy

Rocket Candy, or R-Candy, is a type of rocket propellant for model rockets made with sugar as a fuel, and containing an oxidizer.

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Roquette Frères

Roquette is a French-based family owned company which produces more than 650 by-products from the starch extracted from corn, wheat, potatoes and peas.

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Rosaceae

Rosaceae, the rose family, is a medium-sized family of flowering plants, including 4,828 known species in 91 genera.

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Rosin

Rosin, also called colophony or Greek pitch (pix græca), is a solid form of resin obtained from pines and some other plants, mostly conifers, produced by heating fresh liquid resin to vaporize the volatile liquid terpene components.

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Senna (plant)

Senna (from Arabic sanā), the sennas, is a large genus of flowering plants in the legume family Fabaceae, and the subfamily Caesalpinioideae.

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Sisu (candy)

Sisu is a Finnish brand of candy, currently produced by Leaf International.

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Sodium citrate/sodium lauryl sulfoacetate/glycerol

Sodium citrate/sodium lauryl sulfoacetate/glycerol sold under the brandname Microlax and Micolette Micro enema, among others, is a small tube of liquid gel that is used to treat constipation.

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Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate

Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate (ZS-9) is a selective oral sorbent that traps potassium ions throughout the gastrointestinal tract.

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Softgel

A softgel is an oral dosage form for medicine similar to capsules.

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Solid-propellant rocket

A solid-propellant rocket or solid rocket is a rocket with a rocket engine that uses solid propellants (fuel/oxidizer).

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Sorbic acid

Sorbic acid, or 2,4-hexadienoic acid, is a natural organic compound used as a food preservative.

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Sorbinil

Sorbinil (INN) is an aldose reductase inhibitor being investigated for treatment of diabetic complications including neuropathy and retinopathy.

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Sorbitan

Sorbitan is a mixture of isomeric organic compounds derived from the dehydration of sorbitol and is an intermediate in the conversion of sorbitol to isosorbide.

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Sorbitan monolaurate

Sorbitan monolaurate is a mixture of esters formed from the fatty acid lauric acid and polyols derived from sorbitol, including sorbitan and isosorbide.

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Sorbitan monostearate

Sorbitan monostearate is an ester of sorbitan (a sorbitol derivative) and stearic acid and is sometimes referred to as a synthetic wax.

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Sorbitol

Sorbitol, less commonly known as glucitol, is a sugar alcohol with a sweet taste which the human body metabolizes slowly.

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Sorbitol dehydrogenase

Sorbitol dehydrogenase (or SDH) is a cytosolic enzyme.

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Sorbitol-6-phosphatase

In enzymology, a sorbitol-6-phosphatase is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are sorbitol 6-phosphate and H2O, whereas its two products are sorbitol and phosphate.

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Sorbitol-MacConkey agar

Sorbitol MacConkey agar is a variant of traditional MacConkey agar used in the detection of E. coli O157:H7.

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Sorbus aucuparia

Sorbus aucuparia, commonly called rowan and mountain-ash, is a species of deciduous tree or shrub in the rose family.

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Sporidiobolus salmonicolor

Sporoidiobolus salmonicolor is a yeast-like fungus in the Basidiomycota more commonly known by the name of its asexual yeast-like state, Sporobolomyces salmonicolor.

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Sporobolomyces koalae

Sporobolomyces koalae is a species of fungus in the order Sporidiobolales.

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Sporolactobacillus

Sporolactobacillus is a genus of anaerobic, endospore-forming, Gram-positive, motile, rod-shaped, lactic acid bacteria.

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Staphylococcus nepalensis

Staphylococcus nepalensis is a Gram-positive coccoid bacterium belonging to the genus Staphylococcus.

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Starch

Starch or amylum is a polymeric carbohydrate consisting of a large number of glucose units joined by glycosidic bonds.

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Sugar alcohol

Sugar alcohols (also called polyhydric alcohols, polyalcohols, alditols or glycitols) are organic compounds, typically derived from sugars, that comprise a class of polyols.

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Sugar substitute

A sugar substitute is a food additive that provides a sweet taste like that of sugar while containing significantly less food energy.

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Surimi

refers to a paste made from fish or other meat.

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Sweetness

Sweetness is a basic taste most commonly perceived when eating foods rich in sugars.

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Tapioca industry of Thailand

The tapioca industry of Thailand plays an important role in the agricultural economy of Thailand.

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Tooth-friendly

The Toothfriendly label distinguishes products which are non-cariogenic and non-erosive, i.e. safe for teeth.

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Toothpaste

Toothpaste is a paste or gel dentifrice used with a toothbrush as an accessory to clean and maintain the aesthetics and health of teeth.

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Trident (gum)

Trident is a brand of sugar-free chewing gum.

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Xylitol

Xylitol is a sugar alcohol used as a sweetener.

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1,2-Butanediol

1,2-Butanediol is a vic-diol (glycol) first described by Charles-Adolphe Wurtz in 1859.

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5 (gum)

5 is a brand of sugar-free chewing gum that is manufactured by the Wrigley Company.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sorbitol

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