WC 800 (Asacol HD 800 mg)
Generic Name: mesalamine
Pill imprint WC 800 has been identified as Asacol HD 800 mg.
Asacol HD is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis; crohn's disease; ulcerative colitis, active; crohn's disease, maintenance; inflammatory bowel disease (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. Asacol HD 800 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).
- Generic Name:
- WC 800
- 800 mg
- Elliptical / Oval
- Prescription only
- Drug Class:
- 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
- Warner Chilcott
- National Drug Code (NDC):
- Inactive Ingredients:
- ferric oxide red
ferric oxide yellow
methacrylic acid - methyl methacrylate copolymer (1:2)
methacrylic acid - ethyl acrylate copolymer (1:1) type a
sodium starch glycolate type A potato
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