Sun Pharma gets USFDA nod for generic drug Mesalamine extended release capsules
The company has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for the product, a generic version of Pentasa extended release capsules (500 mg), the Mumbai-based drug major said in a statement. As per March 2022 IQVIA Health data, Pentasa had annualised sales of around USD 213 million in the US market. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - May 12, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Anti-TNF Therapy Tied to Better Outcomes in IBD Patients With COVID-19 Anti-TNF Therapy Tied to Better Outcomes in IBD Patients With COVID-19
In patients with inflammatory bowel disease who contracted COVID-19 infection, anti-TNF therapies were associated with more favorable outcomes than corticosteroids or mesalamine in a systematic review and analysis.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 15, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

mesalamine (Lialda)
Title: mesalamine (Lialda)Category: MedicationsCreated: 12/10/2008 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/13/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - November 13, 2019 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Diverticulitis
This review notes the mainstay role of oral antibiotics for outpatient management has been challenged; rifaximin and mesalamine have been proposed as possible agents to reduce recurrence but available data do not suggest a substantive benefit. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lymphocytic Colitis Responds Rapidly to Budesonide (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Corticosteroid outperformed mesalamine and placebo in small randomized trial (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - September 13, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Asacol vs. Humira
Title: Asacol vs. HumiraCategory: MedicationsCreated: 10/6/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/6/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - October 6, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

mesalamine (Pentasa, Rowasa, SfRowasa, Lialda, Canasa, Apriso, Delzicol)
Title: mesalamine (Pentasa, Rowasa, SfRowasa, Lialda, Canasa, Apriso, Delzicol)Category: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/17/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - August 17, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Delzicol (Mesalamine Delayed-Release Capsules) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - August 7, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Asacol HD (Mesalamine Delayed-Release Tablets, Oral) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - August 3, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for its ulcerative colitis drug
The company has received final approval from the USFDA for Mesalamine delayed-release tablets in the strength of 800 mg, Zydus Cadila said in a statement. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - July 25, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for mesalamine tablets
Zydus Cadila was the first to file an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for the generic version of Lialda (mesalamine), the company said in a BSE filing. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - June 7, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

mesalamine, Lialda
Title: mesalamine, LialdaCategory: MedicationsCreated: 12/10/2008 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/12/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - May 12, 2017 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

mesalamine, Pentasa, Rowasa, Asacol HD, Lialda, Canasa, Apriso, Delzicol
Title: mesalamine, Pentasa, Rowasa, Asacol HD, Lialda, Canasa, Apriso, DelzicolCategory: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/11/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - May 11, 2017 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Mesalamine Enemas May Be Helpful in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis Mesalamine Enemas May Be Helpful in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis
Following failure of high-dose oral mesalamine (5-aminosalicylic acid), topical enemas containing the agent may be effective in many children with mild to moderate ulcerative colitis (UC), according to Israeli and Finnish researchers.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - April 20, 2017 Category: Surgery Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Budesonide Multi-matrix Induces Endoscopic Remission in Refractory UC Budesonide Multi-matrix Induces Endoscopic Remission in Refractory UC
Budesonide multi-matrix induces remission in patients with mild to moderate mesalamine-refractory ulcerative colitis (UC), researchers report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - March 24, 2017 Category: Surgery Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news