Mesacol OD 1200mg (India)
Uses of Mesacol
Mesacol is a prescription medicine used to treat inflammatory conditions, such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. This anti-inflammatory drug relieves symptoms like bleeding in the intestines, pain in the bowels, and diarrhea. Mesacol is available under the generic name Mesalamine.
Mesacol Precautions and Warnings
Do not use Mesacol if you are allergic to it, especially to its active ingredient, Mesalamine. Note that this medicine can cause severe stomach pain and cramping. Stop using it if you experience these bodily reactions.
To ensure that Mesacol is safe to use, tell your healthcare professional if you have a history of the following conditions:
- Kidney disease
- Liver problems
- Blockage in the intestines or stomach
- Eczema (a skin condition)
The recommended dosage of Mesacol for adults:
- Take 800 mg of Mesacol 3 times a day (delayed-release capsules or tablets).
Note: For children’s dosage, it will depend on their weight. Follow the doctor’s prescription to ensure treatment efficiency.
Mesacol Side Effects
Common side effects:
- Back pain
- Stomach pain
- Stuffy nose
- Sore throat
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