sulphasalazine


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sulphasalazine

Sulfasalazine, a compound of a SULPHONAMIDE DRUG and 5-aminosalicylic acid used to treat RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS, ULCERATIVE COLITIS and CROHN'S DISEASE. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Salazopyrin.

sulfasalazine

; sulphasalazine aminosalicylate disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) anti-inflammatory agent used to treat active rheumatoid arthritis, and control autoimmune-mediated inflammation
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Combination therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis: a randomised, controlled, double blind 52 week clinical trial of sulphasalazine and methotrexate compared with the single components.
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He had used several non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) intermittently and sulphasalazine 2 g/day for pain and disease control for many years.
Controlled trial comparing olsalazine and sulphasalazine for the maintenance treatment of ulcerative colitis.
Randomised comparison of combined step-down prednisone, methotrexate and sulphasala zine with sulphasalazine alone in early rheumatoid arthritis.
Sulphasalazine in the treatment of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: a preliminary open trial.
Effect of sulphasalazine on the radiological progression of rheumatoid arthritis.
Toleration, side-effects and efficacy of sulphasalazine in rheumatoid arthritis patients of different ages.
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Drugs used to treat rheumatoid arthritis include gold by injection and mouth, D-penicillamine, sulphasalazine, methotrexate, asathioprine, cyclophosphamide, cyclosporin-Aand anti-malarial drugs.