Mesalamine is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohns disease, as well as other swelling and inflammations of the rectum and colon.
How it Works
Mesalamine is known as an anti-inflammatory aminosalicylate drug, The active ingredient in Mesalamine is the type of aminosalicylate anti-inflammatory drug which works by reducing or stopping the production of natural chemicals which cause inflammation, swelling, tissue damage, and diarrhea in the body.
Common Side effects
Patients who take Mesalamine may suffer from such side effects;
Bloating and abnormal gas,
Nausea or vomiting,