Penzital - enzyme preparation, compensating lack of exocrine pancreatic function.
The composition and the form of Penzitala
Penzital released in the form of round tablets, enteric-coated white. Each tablet contains the active ingredient - 212 pancreatin, 5 mg. Auxiliary components: titanium dioxide, povidone, diethyl phthalate, colloidal silica, talc, methacrylic acid, sodium starch glycolate, lactose, microcrystalline cellulose.
The strips of 10 pieces.
Penzitala analogues are the following drugs: Pancreatin, winter, Adzhizin, Kreazim, Mezim Forte Mikrazim, Panzinorm, Festal, Pepzim, enzistal.
Included in the active substance enzymes (protease, alpha-amylase, lipase) degrade proteins into amino acids, starch into dextrins and sugars and fats to glycerol and fatty acids. As a result of Penzitala normalize digestion, and improves the activity of the gastrointestinal tract.
In the opinion of Penzital he takes effect within half an hour after ingestion.
Penzital according to the instructions indicated as replacement therapy in deficiency of exocrine pancreatic function, namely when:
- diarrhea of unknown origin;
- Remhelda syndrome;
- chronic pancreatitis;
- state after irradiation;
- state after pancreatectomy.
Also Penzital according to the instructions prescribed for violations of digestion, particularly after resection of the small intestine or stomach, and before performing an ultrasound or X-ray of the abdomen.
The preparation and analogues Penzitala prescribed to patients with normal function of the gastrointestinal tract to improve digestion of food in violation of chewing function, prolonged immobilization, sedentary lifestyle.
Dosing and dosing regimen Penzitala
According to the instructions Penzital for ingestion during or immediately after a meal.
Generally, adults prescribed 1-2 tablets three times a day. For children, the dosage is determined individually.
The duration of treatment varies from a few days to several months and even years.
According to the instructions to apply Penzital contraindicated in acute or exacerbation of chronic pancreatitis, as well as hypersensitivity to one or more components of the drug.
In the opinion of Penzital may cause the following side effects of the digestive system: nausea, discomfort in the stomach, vomiting, diarrhea or constipation.
There were also reviews of Penzitale the occurrence of allergic reactions due to hypersensitivity to the drug.
With prolonged use may develop hyperuricemia Penzitala and hyperuricosuria.
In the opinion of Penzital children in high doses can cause irritation of the oral mucosa and perianal irritation.
Overdose Penzitalom Review in children can cause constipation. Patients with cystic fibrosis may develop fibrous colonopathy in the ileocecal region of the ascending colon.
Furthermore, the drug and analogs Penzitala excessively high doses can lead to the development of hyperuricemia and hyperuricosuria.
Application Penzitala during pregnancy
Enough is not known action Penzitala during pregnancy, so it should only appoint at a ratio of risk to the mother and fetus.
Penzitala combination with iron supplementation reduces their absorption.
A combination drug with antacids in the composition are present magnesium hydroxide or calcium carbonate reduces the efficiency Penzitala or its analogues.
Conditions and terms
Penzital stored in a cool dry place for no longer than three years.