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The symptoms of EPI can be similar to other chronic GI conditions.1
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In a recent online survey, EPI patients reported that their Top 3 most troublesome symptoms were: gas, stomach pain and diarrhea.*

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EPI can be successfully managed

If you are diagnosed with EPI, your doctor may prescribe a
pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (PERT).2

PERTs are prescription medicines taken with every meal and snack.
Your doctor will tell you how many capsules to take, and when, to help ensure you get the pancreatic enzymes you need, when you need them.2

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It could help manage your troublesome EPI symptoms


Online surveys conducted by Qualtrics between November 2020 and January 2021. Responses from 101 EPI patients, 18 years or older who have been diagnosed with Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI) and had utilized one of the following PERT therapies: CREON, PERTZYE, PANCREAZE, ZENPEP, VIOKACE. Respondents were remunerated for their participation in the survey.

Sources: 1. Othman MO, et al. Introduction and practical approach to exocrine pancreatic insufficiency for the practicing clinician. Int J Clin Pract. 2018;72:e13066. 2. American Gastroenterological Association. Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) (n.d.). Retrieved from https://gastro.org/practice-guidance/gi-patient-center/topic/exocrine-pancreatic-insufficiency-epi/


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