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Condition: Other
8/28/2014 4:52:20 PM

Reviewer: LMOC, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
They do not manufacture a dosage that I am taking (12,000 3x/day) so I am taking 8 pills 3,000mg. I do not understand why my doctor cannot prescribe a dosage that is available to take only 2 pills 3x/day but taking 8 pills is a bit much.

Condition: Other
9/18/2013 1:47:21 PM

Reviewer: jackie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It has improved my condition, but still have same problems. Hard for me to remember to take them sometime, still not use to taking meds all during the day.

Condition: Other
11/11/2012 2:21:21 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
prescribed zenpep for low pancreatic enzymes that doc thought may contribute to diarrhea even though I was diagnosed with microscopic colitis The diarrhea quick worsened and became very watery and quite a bit more frequent than it had been. It went from 2-3x/day to 7-8 times/day also had abdominal cramping. Stopped taking after 1 day. Cramps are gone but diarrhea continues to be watery, 4 days la ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
8/25/2012 10:11:04 AM

Reviewer: glendola, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for two months for chronic pancreatitis and haven't exhibited any positive results. I am taking it in the hopes of gaining weight, but I haven't gained an ounce. Will keep taking it to see if anything changes.

Condition: Other
7/24/2012 11:46:37 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My hands ache taking this medication. Is that a side effect?

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