Pancreatic Enzymes (Pancrelipase®, Pancrezyme®, Viokase®)
Veterinary & Aquatic Services Department, Drs. Foster & Smith

Pancreatic enzymes are a collection of secretions from the pancreas that are given to dogs, cats, and other pets whose pancreas has stopped functioning (exocrine pancreatic insufficiency). This condition generally requires life time treatment. Pancreatic enzymes are necessary to digest fat, protein, and sugars. The product is generally made from pig pancreas. The enzymes are mixed with the food.

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Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

If you think your pet has been poisoned...

Contact your veterinarian or one of the Animal Poison Hotlines (listed below) if you think your pet may have accidentally received or been given an overdose of the medication.

**ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center - 24-hour service available throughout North America.

1-888-4ANI-HELP (1-888-426-4435). $65.00 per case, billed to caller's credit card.

Follow-up calls can be made for no additional charge by dialing 888-299-2973.

There is no charge when the call involves a product covered by the Animal Product Safety Service.

**Pet Poison Helpline - 24-hour service available throughout North America for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet.

1-800-213-6680 ($59.00 per incident). Staffed 24-hours a day.

Updated 6/20/17

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