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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Creon Oral.

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25 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Pancreas Organ Failure
8/27/2014 8:44:04 PM

Reviewer: gardengirl, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
after 3 mos uncontrolled diarrhea was diagnosed with pancreatic insuff and started on 36000 units Creon with each meal. I now am able to live an almost normal life adhering to low fat, carb diet eating mostly natural foods with no additives,preservatives or artificial sweetners. Never had pancreatitis or other precursor diagnoses but did use alcohol at times heavily. Thank God the wake up call cam ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pancreas Organ Failure
7/26/2014 8:53:44 PM

Reviewer: scarlet, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am wondering what to eat with this since I don't eat much after losing my colon also and now the pancreas is not functioning right. I don't drink but smoke which I am working on stopping.

Condition: Pancreas Organ Failure
5/31/2014 2:18:20 PM

Reviewer: bbzlucille, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Being diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis from years of smoking I was prescribed Creon. This drugs works well . I still have days with stomach discomfort for no apparent reason as I stick faithfully to my low to no fat diet . The biggest problem is even with insurance it is so costly that I am having a hard time paying for it. There is no generic for it and even though the main ingredient is avail ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pancreas Organ Failure
1/26/2014 11:19:18 PM

Reviewer: dano, 35-44 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:

Condition: Pancreas Organ Failure
11/13/2013 1:46:52 PM

Reviewer: creon, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm a diabetic and CREON seems to affect your glucose. This drug almost take me to a hypoglycemic shock. The gurgling it creates is horrible.

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