pancrelipase enteric-coated capsule - oral, Creon, Pancrease, Protilase, U
GENERIC NAME: PANCRELIPASE ENTERIC-COATED CAPSULE - ORAL (pan-kreh-LIP-aze)
BRAND NAME(S): Creon, Pancrease, Protilase, Ultrase, Zymase
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).
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