Updated June 21, 2022

Trehalose is a naturally-occuring di-saccharide (two sugars) that can be broken down in the normal small intestine.  It is used for dry eye and mucosal injuries. The Product Helios, for sore mouths, has trehalose, glutamine and arginine.


Trehalose – Wikipedia

Trehalose induces autophagy via lysosomal-mediated TFEB activation in models of motoneuron degeneration.2020

Trehalose Inhibits Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Infection in Primary Human Macrophages and CD4 + T Lymphocytes through Two Distinct Mechanisms – PubMed

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Trehalose–an intriguing disaccharide with potential for medical application in ophthalmology.2011