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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Asacol (mesalamine systemic) is a member of the drug class 5-aminosalicylates and is used to treat Crohn's Disease - Maintenance, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Ulcerative Colitis - Active, Ulcerative Colitis - Maintenance and Ulcerative Proctitis.

US matches:

UK matches:

Ingredient matches for Asacol


Mesalazine is reported as an ingredient of Asacol in the following countries:

  • Canada
  • Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Egypt
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hong Kong
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lithuania
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Serbia
  • South Africa
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Important Notice: The international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.

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