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Substance Name: alpha Amylase [USAN]
RN: 9000-90-2
UNII: YOJ58O116E

Note

  • Enzymes that catalyze the endohydrolysis of 1,4-alpha-glycosidic linkages in STARCH; GLYCOGEN; and related POLYSACCHARIDES and OLIGOSACCHARIDES containing 3 or more 1,4-alpha-linked D-glucose units.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Anti-Inflammatory
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • alpha Amylase [USAN]

MeSH Headings

  • alpha-Amylase
  • alpha-Amylases

Synonyms

  • 1,4-alpha-D-Glucan glucanohydrolase
  • 1,4-alpha-D-Glucanase
  • alpha Amylase
  • alpha-Amylase
  • alpha-Amylase (swine pancreas)
  • Amilosubtilin
  • Amylase A
  • Amylase AD
  • Amylase, alpha-
  • Amylase, alpha- (Aspergillus oryzae)
  • Amylolichoterm
  • Amylosubtilin
  • Attenuzyme Flex
  • Bioalpha amylase
  • Bioamylase BAA
  • Biobake 40000
  • Bioferm L
  • EC 232-565-6
  • EINECS 232-565-6
  • Fortizyme
  • Pancreatic amylase
  • UNII-YOJ58O116E

Systematic Names

  • alpha-Amylase
  • Amylase, alpha-

Superlist Name

  • alpha-Amylase enzyme preparation from Bacillus stearothermophilus

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9000-90-2

FDA UNII

  • YOJ58O116E

Other Registry Numbers

  • 106009-10-3
  • 135319-50-5
  • 144133-13-1
  • 70356-39-7
  • 9001-95-0
  • 9036-05-9
  • 9077-78-5

System Generated Number

  • 0009000902

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 oral > 15gm/kg (15000mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. -, Pg. 718, 1995.
rat LD50 oral > 7500mg/kg (7500mg/kg)   Drugs in Japan Vol. -, Pg. 718, 1995.