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Possible Interaction: Acarbose and Green Tea Extract

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Our results indicated that the interaction between green tea extracts (green tea polyphenols or EGCG) and acarbose was complicated.
The combination of green tea extracts , green tea polyphenols or EGCG with acarbose had a synergistic effect on α-amylase and α-glucosidase at low concentrations and the combined effect turned out to be antagonistic at high concentrations according to the Combination Index (CI) values.
Molecules  •  2013  |  View Paper