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Is there a drug called mesalamine?

Can you take mesalamine instead of Pentasa

Posted 2 Sep 2014 1 answer

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

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

Posted 5 Sep 2014 1 answer

Is Mesalamine a type of steroid?

Posted 28 Dec 2012 3 answers

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

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 ...

Posted 2 Sep 2013 1 answer

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

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 ...

Posted 14 Sep 2013 1 answer

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

... 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 ...

Posted 10 May 2013 2 answers

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

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

Posted 19 Sep 2010 1 answer

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

Apriso is a mesalamine for ulcerative colitis.

Posted 1 Aug 2010 1 answer

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