What is Balsalazide?

Balsalazide is used to treat ulcerative colitis, a condition where bowel is inflamed. Balsalazide is an anti-inflammatory drug. It is converted in the body to mesalamine and works by reducing bowel inflammation, diarrhea, rectal bleeding, and stomach pain.

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My drug insurer told me that Lialda will cost me $1247.00 and recommended Aprizo, Balsalazide & Delzicol.
of the three, Balsalazide will cost me...

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Yes equivalent, same family of drugs.

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Thank you for asking

I read your question and i understand your concern....

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Colazal (Balsalazide Disodium) Affect Your Menstrual Cycle.

The reason why I ask, is that I am two weeks late on my period. I have taken...

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Thanks for posting your query.
Colazal is not associated with any delay in the periods or menstrual irregularities.
The delay in periods...

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A patch of Blisters on my husbands stomach (to the left of his navel) just showed up today...patch is about 4 inches in diameter, then he has a (2"...

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Brief Answer:
dose reduction of valtrex.

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for writing to healthcare magic.I can understand your concern.


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