Synonyms: drolase; Lactase; Tilactasa; Tilactasum.
Cyrillic synonym: Тилактаза.
💊 Chemical information
CAS — 9031-11-2.
ATC — A09AA04.
ATC Vet — QA09AA04.
Pharmacopoeias.In Jpn (from Aspergillus oryzae or Penicillium multicolor) and US (from Aspergillus oryzae).
USP 31(Lactase). A hydrolytic enzyme derived from Aspergillus oryzae. Each g contains not less than 30 000 USP units. Store in airtight containers at room temperature.
Tilactase hydrolyses lactose into glucose and galactose. It has been added to milk and milk products, or taken by mouth with a meal containing dairy products, in order to prevent the symptoms of lactose intolerance in persons deficient in the endogenous enzyme.
Arg.: Lac-Tas; Austral.: Lact-Easy†; Lactaid†; Canad.: Dairyaid; Lactaid; Lactrase†; Prolactase; Irl.: Colief; Ital.: Lacdigest; Silact; Jpn: Galantase†; Malaysia: Lactaide†; Port.: Lisolac; Switz.: Lacdigest; UK: Colief; USA: Dairy Ease; Lactaid; Lactrase; SureLac; Venez.: Lectozim†. Multi-ingredient: Canad.: Digesta.
Published May 08, 2019.