Drugs, which include pancreatin, are now very popular as the power of a business person is poor. Eating disorders lead to both improper digestion and discomfort after eating, and the formation of chronic diseases of the digestive system. And in fact, in both cases pancreatin help cope with the problems.
How does Pancreatinum
Pancreatin is a part of many popular drugs (mezima, festal, panzinorma, Creon
Creon - medicine to help digestion
and others). Pancreatin - a porcine pancreatic extract or cattle which comprises enzymes to break down proteins (proteases), carbohydrates (amylase) and fats (protease).
In these or other medicines contain different amounts of these enzymes, which is indicated in the instructions to the drug. That is why better if products containing pancreatin, prescribed by a doctor after the preliminary examination and detection of violations in digestion.
A feature of pancreatin is that it not only fills the missing digestive enzymes, but also stimulates the secretion of pancreatic enzymes own
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When can I take pancreatin, and when taking it can be very dangerous
Pancreatin is used for reducing the function of the digestive system. For example, in chronic pancreatitis in remission, he was appointed as part of the pancreas after a number of relapses is replaced by connective tissue, and therefore reduces the amount allocated to her digestive juice.
But in acute pancreatitis and exacerbation of chronic pancreatitis to take pancreatin it is very dangerous, as these conditions are associated with necrosis of the cells of the pancreas and the release of large amounts of pancreatic juice, which digests the tissue of the body - receipt of additional pancreatin will weight the patient's condition.
Assign pancreatin as diseases of the stomach and intestine, which are accompanied by a reduction of the secretory function, such as chronic gastritis with decreased secretion. Preparations containing pancreatin, administered in such cases, the courses - it allows not only to improve the condition of patients at the time of the meal, but also to stimulate its own secretion of gastric juice.
In chronic hepatitis, as well as violations of the biliary tract is disrupted flow of bile into the duodenum, which plays an important role in digestion, especially in the breakdown of fats. Pancreatin is used in this case as a replacement therapy.
Widely used drugs, which include pancreatin, as replacement therapy for patients with postoperative gastrointestinal tract, for example, after resection of the stomach or intestine.
In preparation for the various types of additional studies of the abdominal cavity (X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy) pancreatin is an indispensable preparation, as helps to reduce gas formation. This gasification is often an insurmountable obstacle to such research as the X-ray of the stomach and intestines and stuff.
Healthy people can take pancreatin with overeating when food was very greasy, indigestible. It is an indispensable tool to any kind of feasts, receptions and so on.
Contraindications pancreatin is the idiosyncrasy of the drug, and diseases such as acute pancreatitis, exacerbation of chronic pancreatitis, acute hepatitis
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How to take medications, which include pancreatin
Any dosage forms of the drug, containing pancreatin (capsules, tablets, pills) taken during or immediately after a meal, not chewing and drinking plenty of water or tea. It is not recommended to use for this purpose an alkaline solutions, such as mineral water.
The dose is calculated by the content of a given enzyme preparation for lipolysis - lipase. Depending on how much reduced pancreas function is assigned to a partial or complete replacement of this enzyme, i.e. dose selected individually physician.
Do medications containing pancreatin side effects?
These side effects are rare, but there are, they can manifest in the form of nausea, diarrhea or constipation, stomach discomfort, allergic reactions, the appearance of a large number of blood uric acid
Uric acid - a normal level?
(chronic administration in high doses).