L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin is a combination medicine prescribed for the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy, indigestion, and inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis). Hepatic encephalopathy is a liver disorder in which the liver becomes unable to remove toxins from the body, leading to loss of brain functions. Indigestion is the body’s inability to properly digest food, causing pain and discomfort in the body. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you have a medical history of liver or kidney diseases, pancreatectomy (surgical removal of all or part of the pancreas), and gastrectomy (removal of part or all of the stomach). Store the tablets in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
Follow the dosage and duration prescribed by your healthcare professional. It is advised to swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break the tablets. Some people may observe a few side effects such as Nausea, Diarrhea, Constipation, Abdominal pain, Vomiting, and Abdominal distension. Immediately inform your doctor if your side effects get worse and persist with time. Inform your doctor if you are allergic to L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin or similar medicines.
Medical Benefits of L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin Tablets
L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin is primarily prescribed for the treatment of indigestion, fatty liver, and several acute and liver disorders. The medicine is also highly beneficial in the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy and inflammation of the pancreas. The tablets are composed of two amino acids (L-Ornithine L-Aspartate ) and a digestive enzyme ( Pancreatin).
L-ornithine works by reducing blood ammonia levels. This helps the diseased liver carry out its function smoothly. L-aspartate works by generating energy and helping in the regeneration of damaged liver cells. Pancreatin aids in the digestion of food.
Directions for Use
Carefully, read the label given along the L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin tablets. Do not crush, chew, or break the tablets. It is advised to swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. You can take L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin with or without food or as advised by your doctor.
Side Effects of L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin Tablets
Mostly the L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin tablets are safe to use and do not cause any major side effects. However, some people may observe a few side effects that get resolved over time. The side effects may vary in all the users as they depend on the physiological condition and response to the treatment. The range of side effects noticed on using the L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin tablets are mentioned below:
- Abdominal pain
- Abdominal distension
- Avoid consuming alcohol with L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin tablets as it may cause adverse side effects.
- Do not take L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin tablets without a doctor’s consultation if you are pregnant or breastfeeding your baby.
- Immediately inform your doctor if you notice severe or long-lasting abdominal pain, persistent vomiting, and signs of dehydration like dark-colored and strong-smelling urine and a low frequency of urination.
- Store the tablets in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
- Keep the L-ornithine L-Aspartate + Pancreatin tablets out of reach of children and pets. Properly dispose of expired and discarded medicines.