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pancrelipase enteric-coated capsule - oral, Creon, Ultrase, Zenpep, Zymase

GENERIC NAME: PANCRELIPASE ENTERIC-COATED CAPSULE - ORAL (PAN-kree-LYE-pase)

BRAND NAME(S): Creon, Ultrase, Zenpep, Zymase

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USES: This medication contains digestive enzymes to help break down and digest fats, starch, and proteins in food. It is used in conditions where the pancreas cannot make or does not release enough digestive enzymes into the small intestines to digest the food (e.g., chronic pancreatitis, cystic fibrosis, cancer of the pancreas, post-pancreatectomy, post-gastrointestinal bypass surgery).

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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