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How do pancreatic enzymes interact with other medications?

Certain medications might react poorly with pancreatic enzymes and should be avoided or used with caution while taking them. These include: antacids that contain calcium or magnesium, diabetes medications such as miglitol or acarbose and ulcer medicines such as ranitidine or famotidine. You should let your doctor know about all of the medications you regularly take before starting on pancreatic enzymes.

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