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Ulcerative colitis (Colitis ulcerosa, UC) is a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Ulcerative colitis is a form ...
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Asacol vs Delzicol

Asacol
VS.
Delzicol
Other name: Pentasa Pentasa
Other name: Asacol Asacol
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Ulcerative Colitis
1.4
Concern level
3.1
Helpfulness
for Ulcerative Colitis
1.3
Concern level
3.2
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Mesalazine (International Nonproprietary Name, British Approved Name), also known as Mesalamine (United States Adopted Name) or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), is an anti-inflammatory medication used to treat inflammation of the digestive trac...
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Mesalazine (International Nonproprietary Name, British Approved Name), also known as Mesalamine (United States Adopted Name) or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), is an anti-inflammatory medication used to treat inflammation of the digestive trac...
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Hair Loss
8
Nausea
7
Weight Gain
5
Depression
4
Bloating
4
Fever
3
Blood In My Stool
2
Pancreatitis
2
Itching
2
Rash
2
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Cramping
8
Nausea
8
Bloating
5
Trouble Swallowing
4
Arthritis
2
Dehydrated
2
Fever
2
Proctitis
2
Weight Gain
2
Blood In My Stool
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About Asacol
Mesalazine (International Nonproprietary Name, British Approved Name), also known as Mesalamine (United States Adopted Name) or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), is an anti-inflammatory medication used to treat inflammation of the digestive trac...
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Mesalazine (International Nonproprietary Name, British Approved Name), also known as Mesalamine (United States Adopted Name) or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), is an anti-inflammatory medication used to treat inflammation of the digestive trac...
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similar experience. I was on Asacol for about 20 years, in...
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" ...a similar experience. I was on Asacol for about 20 years, in remission, switched to Delzicol, and started to have pains, more frequency, less formed. ...to be the same as the Asacol, but there are... "

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on what strength your discontinued Asacol once was.The...
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" I am off Delzicol! Yeah! I had lots of side effects: weight gain, reflux activated nightly, painful belching, and upper arm pain ...per day depending on what strength your discontinued Asacol once... "

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they are recommending anyone doing well on Asacol switch...
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" ...nurse told me that they are recommending anyone doing well on Asacol switch to Asacol HD. She also said that many ...results with their patients taking Delzicol, but they totally understand about... "

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to bring up the topic of switching from Pentasa to Asacol...
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" ...some Barium MRI that was done. Should I have to bring up the topic of switching from Pentasa to Asacol/Delzicol... "

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e why anyone taking Asacol successfully (if it ain't broke w...
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" ...clear to me why anyone taking Asacol successfully (if it ain't ...fix it?) would prefer switching to Delzicol over HD. Can you please explain your thinking if you... "

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asacol HDWell after finding the new UC med in my poop the D...
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" delzicol vs asacol HD Well after finding the new UC med in my poop the Dr. called and is now putting me on asacol HD. I did... "

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have been on Asacol 9 years . I've been taking Delzicol the...
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" I have been on Asacol 9 years . I've been taking Delzicol the past few days .I always took Asacol with meals... "

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n's in 2005; Was on Asacol, then Apriso, now on Delz...
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" Delzicol question I was wondering if anyone has been taking the tablet [out of Delzicol capsule] for a while and ...Diagnosed Crohn's in 2005; Was on Asacol, then Apriso, now on Delzicol 400 mg. 4X... "

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Delzicol is bioequivalent to Asacol. It says so right in...
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" Jen, Delzicol is bioequivalent to Asacol. It says so right in ...been shown to be equivalent to ASACOL (mesalamine) delayed-release tablets.\" http://www.delzicol.... "

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ch is cheaper than Asacol and works just as well for me....
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" My insurance stopped covering Asacol, its replacement Delzicol, and Asacol HD. I think the insurer decided this because of underhanded trickery the manufacturer used to avoid generic competition and... "

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