ZENPEP for children and adults
If you have been prescribed ZENPEP to help manage your exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) due to cystic fibrosis (CF) or other conditions, your doctor will have given you instructions for how to take it.
If you are looking for more information, here are important points to remember when taking ZENPEP:
Take ZENPEP exactly as your doctor tells you
Do not take more capsules in a day than the number your doctor tells you (total daily dose)
Always take ZENPEP with a meal or snack. If you eat a lot of meals or snacks in a day, be careful not to go over your total daily dose
Do not crush or chew the ZENPEP capsules or its contents, and do not hold the capsule or contents in your mouth.
Crushing, chewing or holding the ZENPEP capsules in your mouth may cause irritation in your mouth or change the way ZENPEP works in your body