What is Sorbitol?

Sorbitol is a simple carbohydrate.It is involved in sorbitol pathway which plays a role in development of cataract in diabetic patients.

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I recently bought HoneyTrees sugar Free Imitation has 12 grams of maltitol; 2grams of sorbitol. I have diabetes 2 and want to know if...

doctor1 MD

Dear sir

I really recommend not to take these tablets regularly for sugar free alternative for type 2 diabetes because.

1. Sorbitol is normally...

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my husband is 40 years old and doctor dignosed as jaundice with Bilirubin (total as 5.10 and bilibubin (conjugated) as 1.80, SGPT (alt)-620 and...

doctor1 MD

Hi thanks for contacting HCM.

Ursodeoxycholic acid useful in dissolving cholesterol into bile .So prevent gall stone formation. And yes in jaundice...

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my son had loose motion and vomiting today age 10 years weight 26kgs. was advised ondansetron oral solution,
zinc acetate solution,and sorbitol...

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Thank you for the query.

The most common reason of such symptoms is viral infection of the gastrointestinal tract. Especially if fever is...

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