|Unlabeled CAS Number:||69-65-8|
|CAS Number:||69-65-8 (unlabeled)|
|Category:||Sugars Alphabetical Listing|
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|Applications:||A labeled sugar alcohol. Used to produce tablets of medicine. Also used to alleviate osmotic stress after head trauma and to treat patients with oliguric real failure. Preserves renal function during times of low blood flow and pressure. Used in the medication for treatment of cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis. Used as a sweetener for people with diabetes.|