Taka-Diastase

noun
Taka-Di·​a·​stase | \ ˈtä-kə-ˈdī-ə-ˌstās How to pronounce Taka-Diastase (audio) \

Medical Definition of Taka-Diastase

an enzyme preparation obtained from a mold of the genus Aspergillus (A. oryzae) and used chiefly as a starch digestant formerly a U.S. registered trademark

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