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Pancrezyme

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Pancrezyme

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Virbac

Active Ingredient(s): Each 425 mg tablet contains:

Lipase

9,000 U.S.P. units

Protease

57,000 U.S.P. units

Amylase

64,000 U.S.P. units

Each teaspoonful (2.8 g) contains:

Lipase

71,400 U.S.P. units

Protease

388,000 U.S.P. units

Amylase

460,000 U.S.P. units

PANCREZYME® is an enzymatic concentrate derived from porcine pancreas containing standardized lipase, protease and amylase plus esterases, peptidases, nucleases and elastase.

Pancrezyme Indications

For use in animals with deficient exocrine pancreatic secretions, as a digestive aid in enzyme replacement therapy where digestion of carbohydrate, protein and fat is inadequate.

Dosage and Administration

The dose should be adjusted according to the severity of the condition and the weight of the animal.

Tablets: Adult dogs: The average dose is 2-3 tablets with each meal.

Adult cats: 1/2-1 tablet with each meal.

Powder: Adult dogs: 3/4-1 teaspoonful with each meal.

Adult cats: 1/4-3/4 teaspoonful with each meal.

Mix well with moistened food (canned or dry) and let stand at room temperature for 15-20 minutes before feeding. Frequent feeding, at least three (3) times a day is important.

Precaution(s): Discontinue use in animals with symptoms of sensitivity.

Caution(s): Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Presentation: PANCREZYME® Tablets 425 mg - Bottles of 100 and 500 tablets.
PANCREZYME® Powder - Bottles of 4 oz., 8 oz. and 12 oz.

NAC No.: 10230770

VIRBAC ANIMAL HEALTH
Virbac Corporation

P.O. BOX 162059, FORT WORTH, TX, 76161
Telephone:   817-831-5030
Order Desk:   800-338-3659
Fax:   817-831-8327
Website:   www.virbacvet.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Pancrezyme information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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