Enzistal - combined digestive enzymatic means.
Presented in the dosage forms of tablets and coated tablets, enteric-coated. Active ingredients of the drug is pancreatin, hemicellulase and components of bile. The composition of the excipients include magnesium stearate, lactose, colloidal silicon dioxide, cellulose acetate phthalate, sugar, diethyl phthalate, calcium carbonate, gum arabic, talc, gelatin, carnauba wax, beeswax.
Pharmacological action enzistal
The therapeutic effect of the drug due to members of the enzistal active components. The drug has on the amylolytic, proteolytic and lipolytic effect, compensate for the deficiency of pancreatic enzymes, small intestine, stomach and bile. Applied according to instructions enzistal helps to activate the digestive process and eliminates the symptoms accompanying its violation: a sense of fullness, heaviness, bloating, shortness of breath, diarrhea, flatulence in the intestines, etc. Bovine bile extract, as an integral component enzistal acts on the digestive tract choleretic increasing lipase activity, improving emulsification process and facilitating the absorption of fat soluble vitamins: A, E, K. Hemicellulase facilitates splitting fiber.
Enzistal has a special protective cover, does not dissolve in the digestive tract before reaching the intestines, which protects the active enzymes of the drug from the destructive action of gastric juice.
Appointment enzistal and analogues of the drug is justified for exocrine insufficiency of the pancreas, colon, stomach, gallbladder, liver, caused by the presence of chronic inflammatory and degenerative diseases of these organs, the condition after chemical exposure or resection. The review notes to Enzistalu effectiveness against cystic fibrosis, bloating, diarrhea non-infectious origin.
In addition, enzistal helps improve digestion in people who have certain errors in the diet: overeating, excessive consumption of fatty foods, with damaged gums or teeth during the settling in an artificial jaw, at long movement impaired inactive lifestyle. The drug is used in preparation for the ultrasound and X-ray examination of the gastrointestinal tract.
In the opinion of enzistal used to better assimilation of such drugs as antibiotics and sulfonamides.
Enzistal and analogues of the drug: Biofestal, Normoenzim, Digestal, Festal, Panolez have the following contraindications:
- Acute, chronic pancreatitis;
- Liver failure;
- Empyema of the gallbladder;
- Hepatic precoma or coma;
- Obstructive jaundice;
- Intestinal obstruction.
The caution is recommended to use enzistal in cystic fibrosis, children under 3 years of age and in any trimester of pregnancy.
Side effects enzistal
Adverse effects of the drug include hypersensitivity to forming part enzistal components, allergic reactions (watery eyes, sneezing, redness of the skin), abdominal pain, nausea, hyperuricosuria, hyperuricemia. When receiving the drug at high doses, according to the reviews Enzistalu, may result in irritation of the mouth and perianal irritation. In the case of cancellation of a drug overdose appointed and symptomatic therapy.
The instructions to Enzistalu contain the following dosage of the drug: a drug taken by mouth without chewing, one tablet or pills three times a day immediately after a meal or during a meal. The duration of treatment is determined by the attending physician and depends on the nature and severity of the disease. It can last from 1-3 days to several years, with the obligatory presence of substitution therapy.
To prepare for the X-ray examination or ultrasound is recommended to take 2 tablets 2-3 times a day for several days prior to the planned procedure.
Storage enzistal carried out in a dark, cool place inaccessible to children at temperature not exceeding 20 degrees Celsius.