mesalamine

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me·sal·a·mine

 (mə-săl′ə-mēn′)
n.
A salicylate drug derived from sulfasalazine, C7H7NO3, used primarily to treat inflammatory bowel disease.

Translations

mesalamine

(USAN), mesalazine (INN) n mesalamina, mesalazina (INN)
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The United States Department of Justice announced today that pharmaceutical manufacturer Warner Chilcott has agreed to plead guilty to health care fraud and pay $125 million to resolve civil and criminal liability arising from the illegal promotion of the drugs Actonel, Asacol, Atelvia, Doryx, Enablex, Estrace, and Loestrin, and various formulations of these drugs.
In fact it could be treated according to three stages: 1- If the patient was in the first stage - SASA - the medicines given are Asacol or Pentasa.
Both Eisai and Zeria have a strong track record in the field of gastrointernal diseases (Eisai with the PPI Pariet and the gastritis / gastric ulcer treatment Selbex, Zeria with the ulcerative colitis treatment Asacol and the world's first functional dyspepsia treatment Acofide) and will conduct co-promotional activities with the aim of bringing a product to the market for acid related diseases as soon as possible.
Furiex's lead development product eluxadoline is a natural extension to our GI business, complementing our Linzess and Asacol and Delzicol franchises, as well as the products acquired as part of the acquisition of Aptalis earlier this year.
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concluded an agreement on January 29 for the co-development and co-marketing of Asacol - development code Z-206, generic name mesalazine, Asacol is an oral enteric-coated pharmaceutical formulation of mesalazine, a drug for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
In a report in an upcoming Environmental Health Perspectives, Hauser and his team suggest that the man's primary exposure to the phthalate was from a drug, Asacol, that he had been taking 12 times daily for ulcerative colitis.
I take steroids and Asacol tablets and a range of herbal supplements - fish oil, iron and Antioxida.
The study included a reference arm utilizing a dose of two Asacol (mesalamine) 400 mg delayed-release tablets dosed three times a day resulting in a total of 2.
29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Department of Justice announced today that pharmaceutical manufacturer Warner Chilcott has agreed to plead guilty to healthcare fraud and pay $125 million to resolve civil and criminal liability arising from the illegal promotion of the drugs Actonel, Asacol, Atelvia, Doryx, Enablex, Estrace, and Loestrin, and various formulations of these drugs.
Actavis will grant Zydus an exclusive license to market its generic Asacol starting from 15 November 2015, or earlier under certain circumstances, after approval from the US Food and Drug Administration on Zydus abbreviated new drug application for generic Asacol.