Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s

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Drug Strength: 500 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 100s
Does this requires a prescription ?Yes

Salazopyrin tablet contains Sulphasalazine | belongs to Salicylate-sulphonamide

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    4 reviews for Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s

    1. syed imdad hussain

      syed imdad hussain submitted 3 stars.

    2. saima aslam

      saima aslam submitted 5 stars.

    3. saima aslam

      please send it

    4. maak

      maak submitted 5 stars.

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    How it works

    Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s works by reducing inflammation (swelling) inside the body.

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s

    • Joint pain severe
    • Skin rash and itching severe
    • Headache severe
    • Increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight severe
    • Bleeding from nose severe
    • Dark colored urine severe
    • Sore throat severe
    • Abdominal pain
    • Weight loss
    • Fever
    • Loss of appetite severe

    Uses of Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Ulcerative Colitis

      This medicine is used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis for reducing the inflammation (swelling).

    • Rheumatoid Arthritis

      This medicine is used in the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, in adults and children who are not responding to other medicines.

    • Crohn's Disease

      This medicine is used in the treatment of Crohn's Disease for decreasing the inflammation (swelling).

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.

    • Duration of Effect

      The time until which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendency has been reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

    When not to use?

    • Allergy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s and its active metabolites.

    • Patients with intestinal and urinary obstruction

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of intestinal and urinary obstruction due to the increased risk of worsening of the condition of the patient.

    • Porphyria

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of Porphyria which is a disease affecting the nervous system and skin. This medicine may worsen the condition of these patients.

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    • Breast-feeding

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

    General Warnings
    • Blood dyscrasias.

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of blood disorders.

    • Hepatic disease

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of hepatic dysfunction.

    • Oligospermia and infertility

      This medicine should be used with caution in men due to the increased risk of impotence.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      If a dose of Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.

    • Overdose

      Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Methotrexate moderate
    • Digoxin moderate
    • Diclofenac moderate
    • Hypoglycemic agents moderate
    Disease interactions
    • moderate

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of blood disorders due to the increased risk of serious side effects. It is advised that you inform your doctor about all your medical conditions before taking this medicine. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.

    General Instructions

    Take This medicine as instructed by the doctor. Do not take larger amounts than prescribed. Seek emergency medical treatment in case of any side effects. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor.

    Other details

    • To be taken with food
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • Does not cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    How to use Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s

    UNLICENSED USE
    Children: Juvenile idiopathic arthritis: 2-18 yr, Initially 5 mg/kg twice daily for 1 wk, then 10 mg/kg twice daily for 1 wk, then 20 mg/kg twice daily for 1 wk, maintenance dose 20-25 mg/kg twice daily. Max daily 2 gm for 2-12 yr and 3 gm for 12-18 yr.

    what are the adverse effects of Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s?

    Nausea, headache, rash, fever, loss of appetite.

    What happens if I miss a dose of Salazopyrin tablet 500 mg 100’s?

    Ulcerative colitis, crohn’s disease: Adults: 2-4 tab for 2-3 wk; maintenance, 4 tab daily in divided doses. Children: Under 2 yr, not recommended; others, 40-60 mg/kg body-wt. daily; maintenance, 20-30 mg/kg body-wt. daily. Rheumatoid arthritis: Adults: Initially 1 daily for 1 wk, increasing by 1 each wk to max 6 daily in divided doses. Children: Under 2 yr, not recommended. Treatment of acute attack of mild to moderate and severe ulcerative colitis, active Crohn’s disease: 2-12 yr, 10-15 mg/kg (max 1 gm) 4-6 times daily until remission occurs; increased to max 60 mg/kg daily in divided doses, if necessary; 12-18 yr, 1-2 gm 4 times daily until remission occurs.
    Maintenance of remission of mild to moderate and severe ulcerative colitis: 2-12 yr, 5-7.5 mg/kg (max 500 mg) 4 times daily; 12-18 yr, 500mg 4 times daily.

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