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Etiasa 500mg Sachet

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Composition for Etiasa 500mg Sachet

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Primary uses of Etiasa 500mg Sachet

MRP
9.3
₹9.3/Sachet
1 gm in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Etiasa Sachet

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Uses of Etiasa Sachet

Etiasa 500mg Sachet is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.
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Etiasa Sachet side effects

Common

Nausea, Headache, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain.

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How to use Etiasa Sachet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Empty the granules in a glass of water/milk, stir it and consume immediately. Etiasa 500mg Sachet is to be taken with food.

How Etiasa Sachet works

Etiasa 500mg Sachet blocks the release of chemical messengers that cause inflammation of the lining of the intestines.

In Depth Information on Etiasa Sachet

Expert advice for Etiasa Sachet

  • Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to mesalazine, to any other content in the medicine, aspirin and other salicylate drugs.
  • Do not take mesalazine if you have severe kidney or liver problems, blood disorders or uncontrolled bleeding.
  • Do not take mesalazine if you have stomach or bowel ulcers or a history of bleeding ulcers, glucose-galactose mala absorption, Lapp-lactase deficiency or galactose intolerance.
  • Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of patients with liver, kidney or lung disease (asthma).
  • Avoid taking mesalazine if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding.
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Etiasa Sachet related warnings
Special precautions for Etiasa Sachet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Etiasa 500mg Sachet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Etiasa 500mg Sachet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
If you are taking Etiasa 500mg Sachet, monitor the baby for diarrhea.
Driving
SAFE
Etiasa 500mg Sachet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Etiasa 500mg Sachet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Etiasa 500mg Sachet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Etiasa 500mg Sachet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Etiasa 500mg Sachet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Etiasa 500mg Sachet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Etiasa Sachet?uses

If you miss a dose of Etiasa 500mg Sachet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Etiasa Sachet

Frequently asked questions about Mesalazine / Mesalamine

Etiasa is not a steroid, NSAID, immunosuppressant, blood-thinner or sulfa drug. It is an anti-inflammatory drug
No. Etiasa should only be taken for the duration prescribed by your doctor
Yes. Etiasa is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take Asacol with Advil, Nyquil, tylenol, aspirin, Gaviscon, Imodium?
Asacol (mesalazine) can be taken with Nyquil, Tylenol (paracetamol), Gaviscon (sodium alginate) and Imodium (loperamide) only if prescribed by your doctor. It should not be taken with Advil (ibuprofen) or aspirin
Etiasa may cause liver problems, immune suppression, hair loss, or bleeding. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
There is no evidence of Etiasa affecting fertility, but it may very rarely and reversibly reduce sperm count. If you experience any such problems, please consult your doctor.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Etiasa with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Etiasa with Mercaptopurine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Mercaptopurine: Purinetone, 6-MP, Captomer
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