mechanism of action




«Festal" normalizes the process of digestion by its constituent digestive enzymes, including the components of bile.Pancreatin promotes full cleavage of proteins and carbohydrates, bile enzymes facilitate the dissolution of fats in water, their emulsification.Plant tissue is better absorbed thanks to the presence of "Festale" hemicellulose. drug "Festal" is available in pills with a shell that is resistant to acids.This protection is intended to enzymes started their action is not in the stomach and in the intestine.


Indications for Admission "Festal»




«Festal" is indicated for use in the following diseases: chronic pancreatitis is acute phase, irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis, post-gastrectomy.


Medicine recommended for people with normal digestion in the case of
abuse of fatty foods, states indigestion after heavy feasts on holidays, in preparation for X-rays or abdominal ultrasound.In addition, the "Festal" is used as an aid to optimize the assimilation of certain other medicinal products.Among them, PAS, antibiotics and sulfonamides.


Contraindications and side effects




can not use the "Festal" high sensitivity or allergy to pancreatin, acute hepatitis, obstructive ileus, obstructive jaundice, pancreatitis, or acute exacerbation of chronic pancreatitis.

The drug rarely causes side effects.These include nausea, stomach pain, diarrhea, irritation of the anus, redness, sneezing and watery eyes.In the case of overvaluation of recommended doses may increase the level of uric acid in the blood. diabetics should use "Festal" with caution, sinceit includes the glucose and sucrose.Pregnant and lactating drug is prescribed only if the benefit to the mother considerably exceeds the harm to the child.


Dosing and Administration




Adults are advised to take 1-2 pills inside, during or immediately after a meal with a small amount of liquid.Periodicity reception varies depending on the indication from 1 to 3 times a day.Prior to X-ray or ultrasound take 2 tablets 2-3 times a day for 2-3 days prior to the study.Doses for children doctor prescribes individually.


Reception "festal" can last one or more days in the case of normal digestion, impaired by excessive fat diet.In the event of failure of its own digestive enzymes course of treatment may last several months.
As a result, the proper administration of the drug improves the condition of the digestive tract, absorption of anyone, even a heavy meal is easier and more comfortable.


Reviews of people taking "Festal»




In many cases, people say good therapeutic effect of the drug.It is emphasized that it eliminates the effects of overeating during the holidays, after trips to barbecues, helps digest unfamiliar food.There are positive reviews of people taking "Festal" with a stomach ulcer.Recommend also take after excessive alcohol intake instead of expensive specialized equipment.


There are negative comments about the drug.They leave the people who "Festal" has not helped in their digestive problems.Perhaps, in their case it is necessary for a complete examination for the appropriate treatment.