pancreatin


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pan·cre·a·tin

 (păng′krē-ə-tĭn, păn′-, păn-krē′ə-tĭn)
n.
A mixture of the enzymes found in pancreatic juice, such as amylase, lipase, and trypsin, often extracted from hog or cattle pancreases and used as a digestive aid.

pancreatin

(ˈpæŋkrɪətɪn)
n
(Pharmacology) the powdered extract of the pancreas of certain animals, such as the pig, used in medicine as an aid to digestion by virtue of the enzymes it contains

pan•cre•a•tin

(ˈpæn kri ə tɪn, ˈpæŋ-)

n.
a mixture of the pancreatic enzymes trypsin, amylase, and lipase, used to promote digestion.
[1870–75; < Greek pankreat-, s. of pánkreas pancreas + -in1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pancreatin - extract from the pancreas of animals that contains pancreatic enzymes; used to treat pancreatitis and other conditions involving insufficient pancreatic secretions
extract, infusion - a solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water)
Translations

pan·cre·a·tin

n. pancreatina, enzima digestiva del páncreas.
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Contract notice: Conclusion of non-exclusive discount agreements pursuant to section 130a (8) sgb v on medicines containing the active substance pancreatin, Lipase-containing multi-enzymes (atc: A09aa02) in an open-house model.
The tumor cell line A549 cultured was centrifuged after it had been digested by pancreatin.
Louis, MO, USA), pancreatin (from porcine, Sigma P1750, USA).
Pancreatin, bromelain, papain, amylase, protease, lipase, and other enzymes are familiar digestive aids.
Pancreatin is a naturally occurring blend of three types of enzymes, including lipase, amylase and protease.
The therapeutic application of orally administered proteolytic enzymes, including pancreatin, bromelain, papain, trypsin, and alpha-chymotrypsin, is well documented by numerous studies based upon physiologic, biochemical, and clinical grounds.
L-cysteine, metoclopramide and cellulose, papain and cellulose, pineapple juice, normal saline solution, sodium bicarbonate, hydrochloric acid, pancrelipase, pancreatin, 1-2% zinc chloride, and coca cola have been used for the disintegration of the bezoar during gastric lavage.
Take one to two capsules of digestive enzymes (vegetarian capsules) containing Betaine + Pepsin or a combination of pancreatin glutamic acid and acidophilus (good bacteria).
I am taking seven juices, two enemas and liver capsules, acidol, and pancreatin.
Enzymatic stability was also examined by treatment of 200 pl of supernatant by 20 [micro]l from each of pepsin (Merck, Germany), Proteinase K (Fermentas, Canada) and Pancreatin enzymes (Philip Harris, UK) at 100 mg/ml final concentration [20].
2] blocker (ranitidine 75 mg PO daily before pancreatin), pancreatin enzyme (Dispeptal 150 mg PO BID daily with food), folic acid (2 mg PO daily), mecobalamin (500 [micro]g PO BID), Vitamin E (200 IU PO OD for 2 weeks), Vitamin K 20 mg IM OD for 4 days) and metronidazole (400 mg PO BID for 7 days).
In comparison with Japanese Pharmacopoeia-listed pancreatin, the titer per unit weight of Lipacreon is approximately 8 times that of lipase, approximately 7 times that of protease and approximately 6 times that of amylase.

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