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What If I Take an Overdose?

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 Zenpep Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Zenpep should be stored at room temperature and away from moisture. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets. Always keep the lid on the bottles to prevent damage to the capsules from moisture in the air.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Zenpep?

If you forget a dose of Zenpep, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule (taking it at your next meal). Do not take a double dose of this medication to make up for a missed dose.
 

Available Strengths

This medication is available in the following strengths:
 
  • Zenpep 3,000 USP unit capsules -- contain 3,000 units of lipase, 10,000 units of protease, and 16,000 units of amylase
  • Zenpep 5,000 USP unit capsules -- contain 5,000 units of lipase, 17,000 units of protease, and 27,000 units of amylase
  • Zenpep 10,000 USP unit capsules -- contain 10,000 units of lipase, 34,000 units of protease, and 55,000 units of amylase
  • Zenpep 15,000 USP unit capsules -- contain 15,000 units of lipase, 51,000 units of protease, and 82,000 units of amylase
  • Zenpep 20,000 USP unit capsules -- contain 20,000 units of lipase, 68,000 units of protease, and 109,000 units of amylase
  • Zenpep 25,000 USP unit capsules -- contain 25,000 units of lipase, 85,000 units of protease, and 136,000 units of amylase.
 
It is standard for the strength of the capsules to be shortened to just the lipase content.
 

Zenpep Drug Information

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