Rowasa 1gm Pellets

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Composition for Rowasa 1gm Granules

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40.5
1 gm in 1 sachet
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Medicine Overview of Rowasa Granules

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Uses of Rowasa Granules

Rowasa 1gm Pellets is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.
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Side effects of Rowasa Granules

Common

Nausea, Headache, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain.

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How to use Rowasa Granules

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. It is better to take Rowasa 1gm Pellets with food.

How Rowasa Granules works

Rowasa 1gm pellets blocks the release of chemical messengers that cause inflammation of the lining of the intestines.

In Depth Information on Rowasa Granules

Expert advice for Rowasa Granules

  • 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Rowasa 1gm Pellets
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rowasa 1gm Pellets 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
Rowasa 1gm Pellets 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 Rowasa 1gm Pellets, monitor the baby for diarrhea.
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Driving
SAFE
Rowasa 1gm Pellets does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Rowasa 1gm Pellets should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Rowasa 1gm Pellets may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Rowasa 1gm Pellets is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Rowasa 1gm Pellets should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rowasa 1gm Pellets may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Captomer 50mg Tablet, Zesoris-AZ 50mg Tablet, Autorin 50mg Tablet, Azoprine 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 Rowasa 1gm Granules

Frequently asked questions for Mesalazine

Rowasa is not a steroid, NSAID, immunosuppressant, blood-thinner or sulfa drug. It is an anti-inflammatory drug
No. Rowasa should only be taken for the duration prescribed by your doctor
Yes. Rowasa 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
Rowasa 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 Rowasa 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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