10 May 2011
Creon contains pancrelipase - a combination of three enzymes: lipase, protease, and amylase. These enzymes are normally produced by the pancreas and are important in the digestion of fats, proteins, and sugars.
Creon is used to replace these enzymes when the body does not have enough of its own. Certain medical conditions can cause this lack of enzymes, including cystic fibrosis, chronic inflammation of the pancreas, or blockage of the pancreatic ducts.
The link below has known side effects of Creon.
- Creon Information for Consumers
- Creon Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Creon (detailed)
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2 answers • 6 Aug 2009
Chronic Pancreatitis - after eating.. my stomach is destining..The pain has gotten much worse. I am?
... I am allergic to Demerol, codeine, and morphine. My pain has gotten more intense. I take Creon before meals yet still have diarrhea. Does anyone ...
1 answer • 24 Apr 2012
... five months, I take creon 12000 2 pill every time I eat its seems to be helping in the way that I can digest my food now but I'm still in ...
3 answers • 1 Aug 2012
My daughter was just diagnosed 3/21/2013 with chronic pancreatitis, she is only 22 years old and has had it for about 14 years, she has been sick and ...
3 answers • 23 Mar 2013
I,am concern about my insurance so far they have payed for my creon.I know it is very expensive.I am
... doing good on this medication.How expensive is creon monthly?Losing weight fast i have had chronic pancreatis since 1999.
2 answers • 23 Sep 2013