4 Nov 2011
I realize this answer is very, very late but may help someone in future.
In circumstances like this your doctor is the best person to advise you of alternatives. The link below has names of other medicines, which can be used to treat ulcerative colitis.
- Asacol Information for Consumers
- Asacol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Asacol (detailed)
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I mean besides the ususal side effects,specially on the ulcers, and is this drug a steroid?
1 answer • 1 Mar 2011
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It has been used successfully by me for past 20 years for UC; now not covered by any insurance plan
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but I can not get asacol cause they raised there price so my insurance will not cover it anymore lialda does not work like asacol hd
1 answer • 1 Sep 2014