olsalazine


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Related to olsalazine: Olsalazine sodium, Balsalazide, Dipentum

olsalazine

 [ol-sal´ah-zēn]
a derivative of mesalamine used as the sodium salt as an antiinflammatory in ulcerative colitis.

olsalazine

/ol·sal·a·zine/ (ol-sal´ah-zēn) a derivative of mesalamine used as the sodium salt as an antiinflammatory in ulcerative colitis.

olsalazine

A salicylate drug used to treat ulcerative colitis. A brand name is Dipentum.

olsalazine

5-amino-salicylate; used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis.
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US prescription volumes were constant over the same period, in line with the mesalamine / olsalazine market growth.
PENTASA had an 11% share of the total US oral mesalamine / olsalazine prescription market in September 2004 (September 2003: 11%).
A fourth drug in this class, olsalazine, is not approved for induction but is sometimes used for maintenance.
1 IMS Prescription Data - ADHD market 2 IMS Prescription Data - extended release carbamazepine market 3 IMS Prescription Data - AGRYLIN, Hydrea, generic hydroxyurea market 4 IMS Prescription Data - mesalamine / olsalazine market 5 IMS Prescription Data - PROAMATINE and fludrocortisone acetate market 6 IMS Prescription Data - Product specific 7 GSK OVERVIEW OF US GAAP FINANCIAL RESULTS Introduction
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Controlled trial comparing olsalazine and sulphasalazine for the maintenance treatment of ulcerative colitis.
Olsalazine versus sulphasalazine for relapse prevention in ulcerative colitis: a multicenter study.
Clinical experience of the tolerance of mesalazine and olsalazine in patients intolerant of sulphasalazine.