Dipankrin: Contraindications, Warnings, Precautions, Administration, Side Effects and Storage

It is an effective drug in digestive disorders due to insufficient functioning of the pancreas.

Information for the patient

  • Therapeutic area: preparation for indigestion resulting from enzyme deficiency.
  • Active ingredients: pancreatic powder.
  • Packaging: 60 mg / 50 mg coated tablets.
  • The medicine Dipankrin 120 mg is a gastro-resistant film-coated tablet.
  • Do not take this medicine without first reading all the instructions on the leaflet.
  • Always use this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Save this brochure. You may need to read it again. For more information or advice, contact your pharmacist. If you have any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
  • This also applies and can be used in this leaflet. Be sure to tell your doctor if your symptoms do not get worse or worse.

Contraindications of the drug

No tome Dipankrin:

  • If you are allergic to pancreatic dust or any of the other ingredients of the medicine.
  • If you have acute pancreatitis.
  • If you have chronic pancreatitis and it causes recurrence (when the disease is reversed).

Warnings and cautions

Releasing enzymes can irritate mucous membranes and therefore the preparation should not be chewed.

Pregnancy and breastfeeding

Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, or if you are pregnant or intend to become pregnant.

There are insufficient data on the use of this medicine during pregnancy and lactation, therefore the pancreas enzyme preparation should only be used with the expected benefit and potential risk in pregnant and lactating mothers.

The effects of this medicine on the ability to drive and use machines

There are no indications that Dipankrin affects the ability to drive and use machines.

Dipankrin contains contains 29.7 mg of lactose per film-coated tablet.

How to take Dipankrin?

Follow exactly the instructions of administration of this leaflet described in this leaflet or as directed by your doctor or pharmacist. If you are not sure of the dosage, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

The recommended dose is 3 times 3-4 tablets a day. The film-coated tablet should be taken with an amount of liquid throughout the meal.

Release enzymes can irritate mucous membranes, therefore the product should not be chewed.

Overdose

If you take larger amounts of Dipankrin than the prescribed dose, the amount of uric acid may increase in your urine and blood. If you overdose, contact a doctor.

Side effects

The incidence of side effects with Dipankrin is very low:

  • Gastrointestinal disorders (such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal discomfort, constipation ) may occur .
  • In the case of allergies, a skin rash can occur.
  • In the event of a hypersensitivity reaction, treatment should be discontinued and directed to a doctor.

Report side effects

If you have any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. This also applies to any possible side effects not mentioned in this leaflet.

You can also report side effects directly to the medical authority. By reporting side effects, you can also help provide as much information as possible about the safe use of the drug.

How to store Dipankrin

  • Do not store above 25 ° C.
  • Keep container tightly closed.
  • Can be used for 9 months after opening.
  • Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
  • Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the carton and on the container after Exp.
  • The expiration date refers to the last day of that month.
  • Do not put any medicine into wastewater or household waste.
  • Ask your pharmacist what to do with medicines you don’t use.
  • These measures promote the protection of the environment.