What is Pancreatic enzyme with lipase?

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Pancreatic enzymes contain the ingredients pancreatin and pancrelipase, both of which contain the enzymes lipase, protease, and amylase.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Support digestive health 4 0
Cystic fibrosis 2 0
Bowel problems 1 1
Diarrhea after eating 1 0
Dizziness 1 0
Multiple sclerosis 1 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Pancreatic enzyme with lipase

Side effect Patients Percentage
Nausea 1

Why patients stopped taking Pancreatic enzyme with lipase

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Pancreatic enzyme with lipase

Duration

Stopped taking Pancreatic enzyme with lipase

Duration Patients Percentage
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Pancreatic enzyme with lipase

Apr 6, 2011 (Started Sep 10, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for bowel problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3 intl units Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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