MESACOL OD TABLET PR

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for MESACOL 1.2GM TABLET PR

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
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₹26.0/Tablet pr
10 Tablet pr in 1 strip
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Substitutes for MESACOL TABLET PR

FIBRIMIN OD 1.2GM TABLET PR
Fibrica Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹22.4/Tablet pr
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VEGAZ OD 1.2GM TABLET PR
Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
₹30.8/Tablet pr
18% costlier

Medicine Overview of MESACOL TABLET PR

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Uses of MESACOL TABLET PR

Mesacol od tablet pr is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis and crohn’s disease.
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Side effects of MESACOL TABLET PR

Common

Nausea, Headache, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain.

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How to use MESACOL TABLET PR

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. It is better to take Mesacol od tablet pr with food.

How MESACOL TABLET PR works

Mesacol od tablet pr blocks the release of chemical messengers that cause inflammation of the lining of the intestines.

In Depth Information on MESACOL TABLET PR

Expert advice for MESACOL TABLET PR

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for MESACOL OD TABLET PR
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mesacol od tablet pr 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
PURINETONE 50MG TABLET, AZAP 50MG TABLET, AZOPRINE 50MG TABLET, THIOPRESS 50MG TABLET

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Mesalazine, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for MESACOL 1.2GM TABLET PR

Frequently asked questions for Mesalazine

Q. Is mesalazine a steroid, NSAID, immunosuppressant, blood-thinner or sulfa drug?
Mesalazine is not a steroid, NSAID, immunosuppressant, blood-thinner or sulfa drug. It is an anti-inflammatory drug
Q. Can I take mesalazine forever?
No. Mesalazine should only be taken for the duration prescribed by your doctor
Q. Is mesalazine safe?
Yes. Mesalazine 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
Q. Does mesalazine cause bleeding, weight gain, hair loss, immune suppression or liver problems?
Mesalazine may cause liver problems, immune suppression, hair loss, or bleeding. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Does mesalazine affect fertility or sperm count?
There is no evidence of mesalazine affecting fertility, but it may very rarely and reversibly reduce sperm count. If you experience any such problems, please consult your doctor.
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