- Accession Number
An enzyme of the hydrolase class that catalyzes the reaction of triacylglycerol and water to yield diacylglycerol and a fatty acid anion. It is produced by glands on the tongue and by the pancreas and initiates the digestion of dietary fats. (From Dorland, 27th ed) EC 18.104.22.168.
Drug Drug Description Pancrelipase A purified form of porcine pancreatic lipase, amylase, and protease enzymes used to treat malabsorption associated with pancreatic insufficiency resulting from cystic fibrosis and pancreatitis. Pancrelipase lipase A lipase used to treat pancreatic exocrine insufficiency.
- Drugs & Drug Targets
Drug Target Type Pancrelipase Dietary fat target Pancrelipase Dietary protein target Pancrelipase Dietary starch target Pancrelipase lipase Dietary fat target