This drug has the same trade and generic names - "Pancreatin".The drug is convex on both sides of the tablet with a splash of pink, enteric coated, with a specific smell.A cross section of the tablets can clearly see the two layers.
active substance of the drug is pancreatin.As auxiliary ingredients used in tablets, potato starch, calcium stearate, croscarmellose sodium, lactose monohydrate.The structure of the shell consists of the following substances: titanium dioxide, dye azorubin (Acid Red 2C), methacrylic acid ethyl acrylate copolymer, talc, povidone, Macrogol.
The drugs and indications for use
Included in the tablets "pancreatin" enzymes break down proteins, starches and fats.Regular use of the drug improves the condition of the gastrointestinal tract, stabilizes the function of the
«Pancreatin" prescribed for failure of the pancreas, in chronic pancreatitis, as replacement therapy.It is recommended that the drug after irradiation at gastrocardiac syndrome (Remhelda), flatulence, cystic fibrosis, diarrhea.It is useful to take "Pancreatin" in violation of digestion, people who abuse of fatty, fried, spicy food, with irregular meals, as well as a sedentary lifestyle and violations of the chewing function, when food is badly chewed and digested difficult.Use of the drug is necessary before the ultrasound of the abdominal cavity and before X-ray examination.
Contraindications The drug should not drink at the hypersensitivity to one or more of its components, and during exacerbation of chronic pancreatitis.We do not recommend the drug for children under three years. Most active drug observed after 30-40 minutes after taking the tablets.
Dosing and Administration
«Pancreatin" take during or after a meal with a sufficient volume of water pills, not liquid.
adults in accordance with the instructions usually prescribed 2-4 tablets 3-4 times a day.Children dosage of the drug is prescribed on an individual basis depending on the severity of gastrointestinal diseases.
duration of dosing is determined depending on the state of health of the patient, it is usually from a few weeks to several years."Pancreatin" may be used and a long period - up to several years: to produce the desired result. Due to insufficient study of the influence of "pancreatin" to the fetus, the drug is not recommended for use during pregnancy.
Despite the good tolerability when used may experience allergic reactions, diarrhea, constipation, stomach discomfort, nausea.With prolonged use, "pancreatin" in very large doses may cause irritation of the mucous membrane of the mouth.