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Pancrelipase (Code C29345)

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Preferred Name: Pancrelipase

Definition: A standardized enzyme concentrate containing the pancreatic enzymes, lipase, protease and amylase used in enzyme substitution therapy. Lipase, protease and amylase break down fat, protein, and starches, respectively in the small intestine, thereby promoting digestion. Pancrelipase is used to reduce malabsorption when the pancreas is unable to secrete sufficient amounts of these enzymes.

Label: Pancrelipase

NCI Thesaurus Code: C29345 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0770343  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Creon
Pancrease
PANCRELIPASE
Pancrelipase
Ultresa
Viokace
Zenpep
Zymase

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 53608-75-6 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code FQ3DRG0N5K
UMLS CUI C0770343

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Accepted_Therapeutic_Use_For exocrine pancreatic insufficiency; pancreatic enzyme deficiency
code C29345
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Pancrelipase
Semantic_Type Amino Acid, Peptide, or Protein
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C29345

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