olsalazine


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Related to olsalazine: Olsalazine sodium, Balsalazide, Dipentum
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olsalazine

n olsalazina
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* Aminosalicylates: Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine), olsalazine (Dipentum), mesalamine (Apriso, Asacol), balsalazide (Colazol)
Archavlis et al., "A prospective randomized observer-blind 2-year trial of azathioprine monotherapy versus azathioprine and olsalazine for the maintenance of remission of steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis," The American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
* 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. Sulfasalazine is a pro-drug of 5-ASA linked to sulfapyridine, which allows passage to the colon.
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)."
The most frequently prescribed aminosalicylates used to treat IBD are mesalazine, sulfasalazine, olsalazine, and balsalazide.
Nephrotoxicity associated with olsalazine. Am J Med.
This group includes mesalamine, or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), sulphasalazine, olsalazine, and balsalazide.