Pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (PERT) helps your body digest food when your pancreas isn’t working the way it should. Find out how PERT does it.
To treat your exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, your doctor may recommend a mix of enzymes, supplements, and lifestyle changes.
If your EPI goes untreated, you might lose weight, feel weak, and notice other symptoms. Read more about the different complications.
Get an inside look at the way your pancreas works when you have exocrine pancreatic insufficiency.
You might get this condition when your pancreas doesn’t work like it should to help your body digest food.