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How should I take pancreatic enzymes?

You should take pancreatic enzymes exactly as directed by your doctor. Typically, this will be several times a day. Pancreatic enzymes should be taken with food and a beverage. If they are in powder form, the enzymes can be stirred into a drink or soft food. Swallow the enzymes as soon as you put them in your mouth or else you could cause irritation inside your mouth.

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