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Steatorrhea Summary

Description: A condition that is characterized by chronic fatty DIARRHEA, a result of abnormal DIGESTION and/or INTESTINAL ABSORPTION of FATS.

Key Drugs and Agents for Steatorrhea

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Enzymes : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 29 results : IBA
  2. Triglycerides (Triacylglycerol) : 3 outcomes in 18 results : IBA
  3. Pancreatin : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 16 results : IBA
  4. Pancrelipase (Creon) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 11 results : FDA 1
  5. Lipase (Acid Lipase) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 44 results : FDA 1
  6. Taurine : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : FDA 2
  7. Bile Acids and Salts (Bile Acids) : 2 outcomes in 22 results : IBA
  8. Xylose (D-Xylose) : 2 outcomes in 18 results : FDA 2
  9. Dietary Fats (Ghee) : 2 outcomes in 13 results : IBA
  10. alpha 1-Antitrypsin (alpha 1 Antitrypsin) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Steatorrhea

  1. Chronic Pancreatitis
  2. Diarrhea
  3. Cystic Fibrosis (Mucoviscidosis)
  4. Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency
  5. Pain (Aches)
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Key Therapies for Steatorrhea

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  1. Enzyme Replacement Therapy : 3 outcomes in 11 results
  2. Enzyme Therapy : 2 outcomes in 11 results
  3. Pancreatectomy : 1 outcome 1 study in 7 results
  4. Fat-Restricted Diet (Diet, Fat Restricted) : 1 outcome in 8 results
  5. Oral Administration : 1 outcome in 5 results
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