Description Of Mesacol 400 Mg
Mesacol 400 mg Tablet is an anti-inflammatory medicine used in the medical care of ulcerative colitis, a condition characterized by swelling and scarring of the colon and rectum. It is also used to control the symptoms of ulcerative colitis such as stomach pain, diarrhea, and rectal bleeding.
Mesacol 400 Mg Chemical Name
Mesalazine / Mesalamine
Mesacol 400 Mg Manufacturer
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Uses of Mesacol 400 Mg
- Ulcerative colitis
- Crohn's ileocolitis
What is Mesacol 400 Mg?
- Mesacol 400 Tablet is used for Ulcerative colitis, Crohn's ileocolitis, and other conditions.
- this medicine contains Mesalazine as an active ingredient.
- Mesacol 400 Tablet works by reducing the inflammation and prevents further inflammation and ulcers.
How Mesacol 400 Mg working
Mesacol Tablet DR is an aminosalicylate. It works by suppressing the production of chemical messengers that cause inflammation in the intestines. This decrease ulceration, bleeding and painful symptoms, and prevents future flare-ups of the illness.
How is Mesacol 400 Mg used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your health care physician. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Mesacol Tablet DR is to be taken with food.
Mesacol 400 Mg Indications
Take Mesacol 400 mg pill with or without food. Do not take in larger amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the course of treatment is completed.
The missed dose should be taken as soon as feasible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it is already the time for your next scheduled dose.
Seek emergency medical care or contact the health care physician in case of an overdose. Symptomatic and supportive therapy is warranted in case of an overdose with the delayed-release pill of Mesacol 400 mg medicine.
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Precautions And Warnings
Before using Mesacol 400 Tablet, inform your health care physician about your current list of medicament, over the counter products, allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health situation. Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the tablet. Take as directed by your health care physician or follow the direction printed on the product insert.
You should store your Mesacol 400mg pill below 25°C in a cool dry place.