Glyset is a medication for diabetics that contains miglitol, an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor that is used in the management of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. This type of diabetes is also called type 2 diabetes. It is in most cases uses with diet and exercise to help reduce the amount of sugar in the blood. It works by reducing absorption of carbohydrates and blood sugar into the body.
Drug Name: Glyset
Generic name: Miglitol