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Lialda dr 1.2 gm tablet

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Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

My wife has been taking Lialda 1.2MG, 4 tablets daily however the cost of this drug has risen ... Is this drug a good substitute and if so, how many tablets should she take daily to match the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

My husband was recently prescribed Lialda Dr 12 GM and has thrown out the instructions and information received from the pharmacist. He does not want me 5to know the side effects, if any. I have read ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sunil.N MD

1/2 of a 37.5 mg, tablet of phentermine to control my appetite. I also have Crohns Disease for which I take Lialda and I get Remicade every 7 weeks. My stomach has been hurting all week. This morning ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil.N ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

Hi, yesterday I recieved a combination of vaccines for my trip in 2 weeks for the jungle in Peru. I suffer from ulcerative colitis and have been on 2 grams of Lialda ( mesalamine ) daily for many years... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

that neither Lialda or mesalamine is listed in the Costa Rica pharmacy manuals. I'm currently taking one 1.2GM ...I am in Costa Rica and my Lialda prescription will run out before I can get... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)

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Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

I take lialda and have been for years. It was prescribed by my doctor. I take 2 a day. I am now taking probiotics along with my medications. Would probiotics lessen my need for lialda or at least help ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusain MD

I am a 65-year old female, 5 1 , about 123 lbs. I was prescribed Lialda a little over 2 years ago ... hospitalized me & resulted in blood transfusions. I have not had any flare ups in over a year. My... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Elton Halili MD

Is the drug Lialda (used to control UC) considered a steroid? My 24 yo daughter has been on it for 2 years and is really struggling with acne. After seeing a dermatologist and taking exceptional care ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Elton Halili ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

I am prescribed 4 tablets of Lialda per day. After my $ 3000 yearly prescription allowance is done ... alternatives to Lialda and why would my Doctor not prescribe the cheaper alternative for me? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman MD

I was recently prescribed Lialda. Insurance will only pay 2/3. It is expensive monthly. Insurance recommended Balsalazide in its place for a much less monthly cost. I have a call into my doctor to see ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman ( General & Family Physician)