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Is there a drug called mesalamine?

Posted 2 Sep 2014 by judybeaches 1 answer

Can you take mesalamine instead of Pentasa

Mesalamine - I have been on pentesa for 3 wks now and started having bad upper back pain headaches?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 by Josephinagirl 1 answer

... and fevers. Could this be from this med? I take 2)500mg x4 a day

Is Mesalamine a type of steroid?

Posted 28 Dec 2012 by Patmartin 3 answers

How does asacol 400MG EC tablets compare to apriso 375MG SA CAP?

Posted 2 Sep 2013 by 1tjhorton 1 answer

Was taking asacol and when I got a refill, I received the apriso. Was taking Asacol- 4 tablets 3x a day Now new to me Apriso-4 capsules 1x a day Is the same amount of mesalamine in each dose? How does it compare?

Lialda - been taking for three weeks now, getting severe lower back pain, any advice?

Posted 14 Sep 2013 by skylights 1 answer

have started to experience severe lower back pain on lower right side, to the point I cant move without severe pain thru my back and kidneys. I also take medication for back problems but don't know if they work with the mesalamine or there helping cause the pain. the other medications are ...

Mesalamine 400 mg, @ 2 in AM and 2 in PM. I've taken for several years. Since my problems have?

Posted 10 May 2013 by marthahagler 2 answers

... virtually disappeared, I've cut it back to 1 in AM & PM. When I told my doctor/PA (new one), she said she would check, but wanted directions to reflect what I was actually taking. She sent new RX for 4 - 375mg daily. When questioned, she said to take AS DIRECTED! My 400mg said 2-twice ...

What is the uses of mesalazine and mechanism of action and is it an antibiotic?

Posted 19 Sep 2010 by algani 1 answer

Is it an antibiotic and does it have effect on normal flora and why patient should avoid sun light when taken it

If losing hair when taking Apriso will it grow back or is it permanent?

Posted 1 Aug 2010 by joker13 1 answer

Apriso is a mesalamine for ulcerative colitis.

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