What is Pentasa?

Pentasa is used to treat ulcerative colitis , proctitis. Pentasa is used in patient with hepatic impairment .

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Had been on some strong antibiotics at the end of 2010, a few times prior to symptoms of stomach pain (not in lower right quadrant), and had more...

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It is okay if your doctor wants to change your drugs, because you are taking this drug since long being and now you...

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I am an ulcerative colitis patient. About 4 months ago, I started to feel the onset of an active phase of the disease. I had a stool...

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Hi. Usually the initial treatment of UC is with Pentasa for 6-8 weeks, and then a gradual taper. It is common for symptoms to get better after only...

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I have been taking Pentasa er for Crohns disease for several years, with good results. I started taking hctz, very recently. I had...

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Hi, you are using pentasa ER, since several years, started taking hctz recently and had bloating and abdominal pain. when you stopped it they have...

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