Mesacol 800 Mg
Mesacol 800 mg Tablet is an anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis, a condition characterized by swelling and scarring of the colon and rectum.
Mesacol 800 Mg
Description Of Mesacol 800 Mg
Mesacol 800 mg Tablet is an anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment 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 800 Mg Chemical Name
- Mesalazine / Mesalamine (800mg)
Mesacol 800 Mg Manufacturer
- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Uses of Mesacol 800 Mg
- Ulcerative Colitis
What is Mesacol 800 Mg?
Mesacol Tablet is used for Ulcerative colitis, Crohn's ileocolitis, Colonic ulceration, Intestine ulcers and other conditions. Mesacol Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Mesacol Tablet contains Mesalazine as an active ingredient.
Mesacol Tablet works by reducing the inflammation and prevents further swelling and ulcers.
How Mesacol 800 Mg working
Mesacol 800 Tablet DR is an aminosalicylate. It works by suppressing the production of chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that cause inflammation (swelling) in the intestines. This reduces ulceration, bleeding and painful symptoms, and prevents future flare-ups of the disease.
Mesacol 800 Mg Indications
Take Mesacol 800 mg Tablet 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. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Mesacol 800 Mg Dosage
The missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it is already the time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose. Symptomatic and supportive therapy is warranted in case of an overdose with delayed-release tablets of Mesacol 800 mg Tablet. Overdosage with Mesacol 800 mg Tablet suppository is rare due to limited absorption from the colon.
Contraindication Of Mesacol 800 Mg
- Botulism immune globulin
Adverse effects Of Mesacol 800 Mg
- Abdominal and stomach pain
- Blurred vision
- Irregular heartbeat
- Hair loss
- Dry mouth
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Mesacol 800 Mg
Before using Mesacol Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug.
- Patients with liver, kidney and lung disease
Storage Conditions for Mesacol 800 Mg
You should store your Mesacol 800mg tablets below 25°C in a cool dry place.