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1,3‐bis(2‐carboxychromon‐5‐yloxy)‐2‐hydroxypropane; a chromone complex that prevents mast cell degranulation; its mechanism of action is unclear. Commonly prepared as the disodium salt, disodium chromoglycate, it is used therapeutically to prevent hypersensitivity reactions, especially asthma.

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Subjects: Chemistry.


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