- Nutrizym 22
Nutrizym 22 (Lipase/Amylase//Protease) and/or equivalents
Nutrizym 20 22000-82000-68750 uspSource Country: European Union
Shipped From: United Kingdom Marketed as Nutrizym 20 in European Union Manufacturer: Merck Serono UK
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- This item requires a prescription from your doctor
Description of Nutrizym 22
Nutrizym 22 is used to treat chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and cystic fibrosis. The generic name of the medicine is Pancreatin.
You must buy Nutrizym 22 as per the prescription of your doctor. Read all the information on the pharmacy label. If you have any doubt, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Take the tablet orally with or after food. You may take the drug with snacks too. Swallow it whole with a full glass of water. Don’t crush, break or chew the tablet. You must take plenty of fluid during the medication.
Indications & Dosage of Nutrizym 22
The medical conditions such as pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and cystic fibrosis occur when the enzymes in the body fails to break down and digest the food. Nutrizym 22 replaces these enzymes in the body and aids digestion while the food passes through the intestines.
The dosage of Nutrizym 22 depends on the medical condition of the patient and the response to treatment. The recommended dosage is 1-2 tablets every day. Your doctor may increase the dose later depending on the medical conditions. Take the right dose of Nutrizym 22. Don’t take it in excess or for a longer period than prescribed. You must take the tablet on time. Don’t leave any dose. If it is time for the next dose, leave the missed dose. Don’t take an overdose of Nutrizym 22. The symptoms of overdose are vomiting, nausea and abdominal problems. Get immediate medical attention in case of an overdose. Don’t share your tablets with others even if the symptoms are the same. Don’t start, stop or change the dose without consulting your doctor. You may feel better after using Nutrizym 22 for a few days. Complete the course of the medication as there are chances for the recurrence of symptoms if you stop it mid-way. You must not drive after taking the drug as it may affect your operate the machinery safely.
You must store Nutrizym 22 at room temperature below 25 degrees Celsius away from heat, direct light and moisture. Keep the drug away from the reach of children.
Side Effects & Interactions of Nutrizym 22
The common side effects of Nutrizym 22 are:
- Bowel problems
- Nausea and vomiting
- Abnormal laboratory test results
- Inflammation and irritation in the mouth
- Metabolic problems
Consult your doctor immediately if the side effects persist.
There are no major drug interactions for Nutrizym 22. However, inform your doctor all your previous and present medications before you start using the drug.
Warnings & Precautions of Nutrizym 22
You must not buy Nutrizym 22 if you have:
- An allergy to any of the ingredients in the drug
- An allergy to any drug, food or other substances
- An allergy to pork protein
Alcohol may interact with Nutrizym 22. You must avoid drinking alcohol during treatment.
Nutrizym 22 may affect the baby. You must not use the drug if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding.