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  1. mesalamine Rectalmesalamine Rectal
    mesalamine (Rectal route)me-SAL-a-meenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CanasaRowasasfRowasaIn CanadaMesasalPentasaSalofalkAvailable Dosage Forms:SuppositoryEnemaTherapeutic Class: Gastrointestinal AgentChemical Class: Salicylate, Non-AspirinUses For mesalamineMesalamine is used to treat inflammatory bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis. mesa...
  2. Mesalamine Controlled-Release CapsulesMesalamine Controlled-Release Capsules
    Mesalamine Controlled-Release CapsulesGeneric Name: Mesalamine (me-SAL-a-meen)Brand Name: PentasaMesalamine Controlled-Release Capsules are used for:Treating and causing remission of various forms of mild to moderate ulcerative colitis (inflammation of the colon). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Mesalamine Controlled-Release Capsules are a 5-...
  3. Mesalamine EnemaMesalamine Enema
    Mesalamine EnemaGeneric Name: Mesalamine (me-SAL-a-meen)Brand Name: RowasaMesalamine Enema is used for:Treating mild to moderate inflammation of the colon or rectum.Mesalamine Enema is a 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA). It works by preventing the production of substances that cause the inflammation of the colon.Do NOT use Mesalamine Enema if:you are allergic to any ingredient...
  4. Mesalamine SuppositoriesMesalamine Suppositories
    Mesalamine SuppositoriesGeneric Name: Mesalamine (me-SAL-a-meen)Brand Name: CanasaMesalamine Suppositories are used for:Treating various forms of mild to moderate inflammation of the colon.Mesalamine Suppositories are a 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA). It works by preventing the production of substances that cause the inflammation of the colon.Do NOT use Mesalamine Suppositories ...
  5. Mesalamine Delayed-Release TabletsMesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets
    Mesalamine Delayed-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Mesalamine (me-SAL-a-meen)Brand Name: Asacol HDMesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets are used for:Treating moderately active ulcerative colitis (inflammation of the colon). Mesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Mesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets are a 5-aminosalicylic acid...
  6. Mesalamine Extended-Release CapsulesMesalamine Extended-Release Capsules
    Mesalamine Extended-Release CapsulesGeneric Name: Mesalamine (me-SAL-a-meen)Brand Name: AprisoMesalamine Extended-Release Capsules are used for:Maintaining remission of ulcerative colitis (inflammation of the colon). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Mesalamine Extended-Release Capsules are a 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA). It works by preventin...
  7. Mesalamine Delayed-Release TabletsMesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets
    Mesalamine Delayed-Release TabletsGeneric Name: Mesalamine (me-SAL-a-meen)Brand Name: Asacol HDMesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets are used for:Treating moderately active ulcerative colitis (inflammation of the colon). Mesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.Mesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets are a 5-aminosalicylic acid...
  8. Mesalamine (5-aminosalicylic acid, 5-ASA)Mesalamine (5-aminosalicylic acid, 5-ASA)
    Mesalamine( 5-aminosalicylic acid , 5-ASA ) Pronunciation: (me-SAL-a-meen)Class: GI agentTrade Names:Apriso- Capsules, extended-release 0.375 gTrade Names:Asacol- Tablets, delayed-release 400 mgTrade Names:Canasa- Suppositories 1,000 mgTrade Names:Lialda- Tablets, delayed-release 1.2 gTrade Names:Pentasa- Capsules, controlled-release 250 mg- Capsules, controlled...
  9. MesantoinMesantoin
    MesantoinGeneric Name: mephenytoin (meh FEN i toyn)Brand Names: MesantoinWhat is Mesantoin (mephenytoin)?Mephenytoin is a drug used to control seizures. It works by slowing down impulses in the brain that cause seizures.Mephenytoin is usually reserved for seizure conditions that have not responded to other less toxic antiseizure medicines.Mephenytoin is not commercially available ...
  10. Mesasal RectalMesasal Rectal
    MesasalGeneric Name: mesalamine (Rectal route)me-SAL-a-meenCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.CanasaRowasasfRowasaIn CanadaMesasalPentasaSalofalkAvailable Dosage Forms:SuppositoryEnemaTherapeutic Class: Gastrointestinal AgentChemical Class: Salicylate, Non-AspirinUses For MesasalMesalamine is used to treat inflammatory bowel disease, such as ul...
  11. Mesasal Oral, RectalMesasal Oral, Rectal
    MesasalGeneric Name: salicylate (Oral route, Rectal route)Commonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.AmigesicAsacolAzulfidineAzulfidine EntabsBayerCanasaColazalDipentumDoan's Extra StrengthDoan's RegularDolobidEcotrinKaopectatePepto BismolSalflexTricosalTrilisateIn CanadaAlti-SulfasalazineArthropanAsacol 800Bismuth Extra StrengthBismuth Origina...
  12. mesnamesna
    mesnaGeneric Name: mesna (MEZ nah)Brand Names: MesnexWhat is mesna?Mesna is detoxifying agent. It reduces the harmful effects of certain metabolites (breakdown products) of the cancer chemotherapy medicine ifosfamide (Ifex).Mesna is used to prevent bleeding in the bladder (hemorrhagic cystitis) during chemotherapy with ifosfamide (Ifex).Mesna may also be used for purposes other tha...
  13. mesna Intravenousmesna Intravenous
    mesna (Intravenous route)MES-naCommonly used brand name(s):In the U.S.MesnexAvailable Dosage Forms:SolutionTherapeutic Class: Hemorrhagic Cystitis InhibitorUses For mesnaMesna is used to reduce the harmful effects of some cancer medicines on the bladder.Mesna is to be given only by or under the immediate supervision of your doctor.Before Using mesnaIn deciding to us...
  14. MesnaMesna
    Mesna Generic Name: Mesna (MES-na)Brand Name: MesnexMesna is used for:Preventing or reducing the harmful effects of chemotherapy on the bladder.Mesna is an uroprotectant. It works by protecting the bladder wall from the harmful effects of chemotherapy.Do NOT use Mesna if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Mesna or other thiol compoundsContact your doctor or healt...
  15. Mesna TabletsMesna Tablets
    MesnaGeneric Name: Mesna (MES-na)Brand Name: MesnexMesna are used for:Preventing or reducing the harmful effects of chemotherapy on the bladder.Mesna are an uroprotectant. It works by protecting the bladder wall from the harmful effects of chemotherapy.Do NOT use Mesna if:you are allergic to any ingredient in Mesna or other thiol compoundsContact your doctor or health c...