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Asacol (Mesalamine)

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Asacol is an anti-inflammatory drug which acts on the lining of the gut to reduce inflammation tissue damage, and diarrhea and treat ulcerative colitis, proctosigmoiditis, and proctitis. Asacol becomes active in the small intestine just before the large intestine. 

Generic Asacol (Mesalamine)

Common use
Asacol is an anti-inflammatory drug which acts on the lining of the gut to reduce inflammation tissue damage, and diarrhea and treat ulcerative colitis, proctosigmoiditis, and proctitis. Asacol becomes active in the small intestine just before the large intestine. This drug may be also good in treatment of patients with Crohn's disease which affects also the small bowel. Asacol contains active component mesalamine, an anti-inflammatory drug, which is released from covering only when ??>7, and olsalazine (5-aminosalicylic acid dimer) which is also active in distal segments of gastrointestinal tract.

Dosage and direction
Consult with your doctor about necessary dosage before to start treatment. Do not use in larger quantities than prescribed. Take Asacol orally with a meal or a glass of milk. Swallow the whole pill with water. Do not break, crush or chew the tablets before to swallow them. Recommended daily dose for treatment of moderately active ulcerative colitis is 4.8g divided in three intakes; treatment contiues 6 weeks in adults. Lower doses are required to treat mild acute exacerbations of ulcerative colitis in adults: daily dose of 2.4g should be taken as divided doses. Maintenance of remission of ulcerative colitis and Crohn's ileocolitis: take up to 2.4g a day in divided doses. On impairment of renal function dosage should be adjusted. This medication is not recommended to use in children.

Missed dose
If you forgot to take your dose in time, please do it as soon as you remember. But do not take if it is too late or almost time for your next dose. Do not increase your recommended dose. Take your doses at about the same time each day to avoid missing a dose.

Overdose
Symptoms of Asacol overdose may include confusion, dehydration, diarrhea, dizziness, drowsiness, fever, headache, quick and short breathing, ringing in the ears, sweating, vomiting. If you experience one of them or any unusual symptoms call your doctor immediately.

Storage
Store at room temperature between 20-25 C (68-77 F).

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