Asacol

Generic Asacol

(Mesalamine)

Generic Asacol is an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat inflammatory diseases and chronic inflammation of intestine and colon. The active ingredient is Mesalazine.

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400 mg x 30 pills
$49.99
$1.67
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400 mg x 60 pills
$79.99
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400 mg x 90 pills
$108.99
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400 mg x 120 pills
$129.99
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400 mg x 180 pills
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Product Description

Generic Asacol is an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat inflammatory diseases and chronic inflammation of intestine and colon. The active ingredient is Mesalazine.

Common use.

It is used for the treatment of:

  1. ulcerative colitis
  2. Crohn’s disease
  3. chronic and acute inflammation of small intestine
  4. relapses prophylaxis of the diseases mentioned above
  5. stomatitis

Administration and dosage.

The correct dose is established by your health care provider. The pills should be taken whole, without crushing or breaking them, with a glass of water, no matter the meal time. As well, during all the period of treatment you should drink enough water in order to prevent kidney disorders.

Precautions and warnings.

People who have blood disorders and elder patients should be very careful while using Generic Asacol.

Pregnant and breastfeeding women should not take this drug, only if their doctor prescribed them to.

Anyway, the administration of any medication should be consulted with a doctor first.

Contraindications:

  1. hypersensitivity to mesalazine or any other Generic Asacol component
  2. if you are allergic to aspirin
  3. if you have peptidic ulcer in active phase
  4. kidney/liver impairment
  5. stomach ulcers, accompanied or not by bleeding
  6. children under 6 years of age

Generic Asacol Side effects.

Like any drugs, Generic Asacol may have some side effects:

  1. breathing difficulties, chest pain
  2. arrhythmia
  3. abdominal pain
  4. diarrhea, nausea, vomiting
  5. rash, itching
  6. rectal disorder
  7. joint pain

Drug interaction.

Generic Asacol must not be administered together with:

  1. lactulose- used for constipation
  2. non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs like: aspirin, ibuprofen
  3. azathriopine- as a result the risk of kidney reactions may increase

Missed dose.

If you missed one dose of Generic Asacol, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is close to the next dose time, then you should just skip the missed dose. All the next doses should be adminstered as initially prescribed by the doctor.

Overdose.

The symptoms of an overdose are: nausea, skin rash, lower quantity of urine, seizure. In case of an overdose please see your doctor or go to the nearest hospital immediately.