The pancreas lies behind the lower part of the stomach. Its main role is to produce enzymes needed for digestion. It releases hormones to manage blood sugar levels. Different growths can happen in the pancreatic tissue. Some are cancerous, while some are not. Pancreatic cancer begins in the lining of the ducts. It is hard to detect during the early stages when it is most curable. To manage the advanced stage, several treatment options are needed. This includes oral medication.