Amylase, an enzyme, helps in the digestion of carbohydrates. The carbohydrate and starch are broken into sugar with the help of amylase. This enzyme is produced in the pancreas and salivary glands. Blood amylase test helps to diagnose acute pancreatitis.
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Query: Hi doctor, My lipase and amylase are above normal with a level of 100 U/L and 192 U/L. Can you suggest some supplements to restore them? Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Increased lipase and amylase level indicates a sign of other complication, and it needs to be diagnosed. Your BMI (body mass index) is 27.8 (attachment removed to protect patient identity). You need to reduce your weight through exercise and by following a healthy diet.... Read Full »