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Mesalamine 400 mg Delayed-Release Tablet (Asacol)

Last Updated: April 5, 2013
Status: Discontinued

Products Affected - Description

Asacol, Warner Chilcott
400 mg delayed-release tablets (NDC 00430-0752-27) – discontinued

Reason for the Shortage

  • Warner Chilcott replaced Asacol 400 mg delayed-release tablets with Delzicol 400 mg delayed-release capsules (NDC 00430-0753-27). Asacol tablets and Delzicol capsules are not AB-rated.
  • No other mesalamine formulations are affected by this discontinuation, including Asacol HD 800 mg delayed-release tablets (NDC 00430-0783-27).

Estimated Resupply Dates

Warner Chilcott discontinued Asacol 400 mg delayed-release tablets in March 2013.


April 5, 2013, University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2013, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.