«Creon» prescribed as replacement therapy in cases of pancreatic insufficiency: in chronic pancreatitis, cystic fibrosis, pancreatic cancer, reducing fermentobrazuyuschey GI function in the elderly, after the removal of the pancreas,cholestatic hepatitis, partial gastrectomy, post-cholecystectomy, excessive growth of bacteria in the small intestine pathologies of the terminal portion of the small intestine and liver cirrhosis.Babies of this drug is often prescribed to restore the state after diarrhea.Cheaper analogues "Creon" are: "Digestal", "Mezim fort", "Panenzim", "Panzinorm", "Pankreazim", "Pancreatin", "pantsitrat", "Penzital", "enzistal."They all contain the enzymes lipase, amylase and protease to improve digestion of fats, proteins and carbohydrates, which promotes absorption of these substances in the intestine.
When replacing "Creon" analogue should consult a doctor.These drugs are prescribed in the following cases of diseases caused by lack of exocrine pancreatic function (chronic pancreatitis, cystic fibrosis, pancreatectomy, pancreatic cancer, old age), increased nervous irritability, chronic inflammatory diseases of the stomach, intestines, gallbladder.Medications can be used in conditions after the surgical removal of organs, accompanied by flatulence and impaired digestion of food, as well as dyspeptic phenomena caused by functional disorders of intestinal motility due to intestinal infection.
Analogs "Creon" can be assigned in order to improve the digestion of incoming food at errors in the diet (the use of fried, fatty, unusual food, a large amount of food), irregular meals, violations of the chewing function due to problems withteeth, forced states limited motor activity or immobility.The drug is used as an aid for better absorption of vitamins.Also, funds are used in preparation for X-ray and abdominal ultrasound.Please be aware that in contrast to cheaper analogues, "Creon" is made in the form minimicrospheres pancreatin enteric coated.This form of the enzyme increases availability during digestion, and acid-resistant shell provides improved delivery of active substances in the small intestine.