Pancreaze is unlikely to react with other medications (see Pancreaze Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Trouble swallowing capsules
- High uric acid in the blood (hyperuricemia)
- A history of intestinal blockage or other bowel problems
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure, or if you are on dialysis
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Pancreaze and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Pancreaze and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Pancreaze Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
An overdose, especially a chronic overdose, can cause serious problems. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on this or any other medication.
(Click Pancreaze Overdose for more information.)
Pancreaze should be stored at room temperature and away from moisture. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets. For the lowest strength of Pancreaze (the 4,200-unit capsules), it is important to keep them in the original (manufacturer's) bottle with the desiccant packet to prevent moisture damage.