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PENTASA 500 mg Logo (Pentasa 500 mg)

Generic Name: mesalamine

Pill with imprint PENTASA 500 mg Logo is Blue, Capsule-shape and has been identified as Pentasa 500 mg. It is supplied by Shire US Inc..

Pentasa is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis, maintenance; crohn's disease, maintenance; ulcerative colitis; ulcerative colitis, active; ulcerative proctitis (and more), and belongs to the drug class 5-aminosalicylates. Excluding Asacol and Asacol HD: There is no proven risk in humans during pregnancy. Asacol and Asacol HD: Risk cannot be ruled out during pregnancy. Pentasa 500 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).

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Pentasa

Generic Name:
mesalamine
Imprint:
PENTASA 500 mg Logo
Strength:
500 mg
Color:
Blue
Size:
23.00 mm
Shape:
Capsule-shape
Availability:
Prescription only
Drug Class:
5-aminosalicylates
Pregnancy Category:
B - No proven risk in humans - excluding Asacol and Asacol HD
C - Risk cannot be ruled out - Asacol and Asacol HD
CSA Schedule:
Not a controlled drug
Labeler / Supplier:
Shire US Inc.
Inactive Ingredients:
castor oil
silicon dioxide
stearic acid
magnesium silicate
FD&C Blue No. 1
gelatin
titanium dioxide
Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.

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