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 increase was partially offset by lower revenues from ASACOL HD and MINASTRIN due to the loss of patent exclusivity, the continuing decline in NAMENDA XR and lower revenues from RESTASIS, which was negatively impacted by trade buying patterns in the quarter.
Zydus also had its first exclusive launch, mesalamine delayed-release tablets, an authorized generic of Asacol HD, in August.
If Zydus does not gain FDA approval of its generic Asacol HD by 1 July 2016, Zydus will be permitted to launch an authorised generic version of Actavis product starting on 1 July 2016.