Tryplase contains the three major pancreatic enzymes responsible for digestion of fat, protein and starch in the small intestine. It is indicated in the treatment of impaired digestion and diarrhoea caused by deficiencies of exocrine pancreatic secretion in dogs and cats. Administration may also be indicated in cases of non-specific diarrhoea where persistent hypomotility of the intestine prevents adequate utilisation of pancreatic enzymes.
The contents of 2–5 capsules per day, sprinkled on food. (5 capsules are sufficient to digest the declared fat, protein and carbohydrate content of 1 lb (approx. 500 g) of dog food.)
The contents of 1–2 capsules per day, sprinkled on food. (2 capsules are sufficient to digest the declared fat, protein and carbohydrate content of ½ lb (approx. 250 g) of cat food.)