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    Pepsin

    Information about Pepsin

    Pepsin uses

    Pepsin is used in the treatment of Indigestion and Pancreatitis.

    How pepsin works

    Pepsin is a digestive enzyme that helps in digestion of food.

    Common side effects of pepsin

    Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Abdominal bloating

    Available Medicine for Pepsin

    No medicine available

    Expert advice for Pepsin

    • Do not take Pepsin if you are allergic to pork or any pig product.
    • Notify your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
    • Take Pepsin with a meal or a snack and drink plenty of water.


    Content on this page was last updated on 16 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)