olsalazine


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Related to olsalazine: Olsalazine sodium, Balsalazide, Dipentum
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olsalazine

n olsalazina
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Aminosalicylates, such as mesalamine (Lialda), mesalamine extended-release (Apriso), olsalazine (Dipentum), and balsalazide (Colazal)
Common aminosalicylates used in IBD include sulfasalazine, balsalazide, mesalamine, and olsalazine.
Children were defined as having IBD if they had either three or more health care visits for Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis during the study's time frame, or "at least one health care contact for Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis and at least one pharmacy claim for any of the following medications: mesalamine, olsalazine, balsalazide, sulfasalazine, 6-mercaptopurine, azathioprine, methotrexate, enteral budesonide, or biologies (infliximab, adalimumab, certolizumab, or natalizumab).
This group includes mesalamine, or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), sulphasalazine, olsalazine, and balsalazide.
The prodrugs sulfasalazine, olsalazine and balsalazide rely on colonic bacterial enzymes to metabolize the inactive precursor to the active drug mesalazine.