Generic Asacol is a perfect remedy in struggle against ulcerative colitis, proctitis, and proctosigmoiditis. It is also used to prevent the symptoms of ulcerative colitis from recurring. Generic Asacol acts by affecting a substance in the body that causes inflammation, tissue damage, and diarrhea. Generic name of Generic Asacol is Mesalamine. Asacol is also known as Mesalazine, Mesalamine, Ipocal, Pentasa, Salofalk, Canasa, Rowasa, Pentasa, Asacol, Lialda, Apriso, Masacol. Brand names of Generic Asacol are Asacol, Lialda, Pentasa.
Take Generic Asacol orally with or without food, with water.
Do not crush or chew it.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Generic Asacol suddenly.
Asacol Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Asacol and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately.
Store at room temperature between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Asacol More Info
Active Ingredient: Mesalamine.
Other Ingredients: Colloidal silicon dioxide, Dibutyl phthalate, Edible black ink, Ferric oxide red, Ferric oxide yellow, Lactose monohydrate, Magnesium stearate, methacrylic acid copolymer B (Eudragit S), polyethylene glycol, povidone, sodium starch glycolate, and talc,
Do not take Generic Asacol if you are allergic to Generic Asacol components.
Do not use Generic Asacol if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby, or you are a nursing mother.
You should not use Generic Asacol if you are allergic to mesalamine or to aspirin or other salicylates (such as Disalcid, Doan's Pills, Dolobid, Salflex, Tricosal, and others).
Before using Generic Asacol, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have: a stomach condition called pyloric stenosis;a history of allergy to sulfasalazine (Azulfidine);a heart condition such as congestive heart failure;kidney disease; or liver disease.
It can be dangerous to stop Generic Asacol taking suddenly.