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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 crohn's disease, maintenance; inflammatory bowel disease; ulcerative colitis, maintenance; ulcerative colitis; ulcerative proctitis 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.
National Drug Code (NDC)
54092-0191
Inactive Ingredients
castor oil, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, magnesium silicate, FD&C Blue No. 1, titanium dioxide

Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.

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