Mesalazine

Mesalazine is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

Mesalazine is also known as 5-aminosalicylic acid and 5-ASA.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about mesalazine automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain mesalazine, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

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24 Aug 2015 Mezavant Prolonged release tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Mezavant Prolonged release tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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24 Aug 2015 Pentasa Oral Modified release granules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Pentasa Oral Modified release granules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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08 Jul 2015 Pentasa Suppositories is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Pentasa Suppositories by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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08 Jul 2015 Pentasa Enemas is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Pentasa Enemas by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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22 Jan 2015 Pentasa Oral Modified release tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Pentasa Oral Modified release tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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12 Dec 2014 Salofalk Enemas is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Salofalk Enemas by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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12 Dec 2014 Salofalk Foam Enemas is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Salofalk Foam Enemas by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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09 Jan 2014 Salofalk Suppositories is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Salofalk Suppositories by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
09 Jan 2014 Salofalk Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Salofalk Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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09 Jan 2014 Salofalk Granules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient mesalazine. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Salofalk Granules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.

Medicine brands that contain mesalazine