What is Asacol used for?
Asacol (mesalamine delayed release tablets) is usually prescribed to treat ulcerative colitis (a type of bowel disease). It can reduce symptoms such as stomach pain, diarrhea and rectal bleeding. This condition is possibly debilitating and, if left untreated, complications can be life threatening. It belongs to the aminosalicylates family of drugs. It may also be used for Crohn's disease if approved by your doctor.
Asacol and 5-ASA EC (Mesalamine) Information
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