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Asacol HD: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant

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Asacol HD 800mg DR Tab
Warner Chilcott Inc formerly P&G Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PG 800 
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Asacol HD 800mg DR Tab
Actavis- US Brands formerly Warner Chilcott PLC
Pill Identification: WC 800 

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What is this medicine?

MESALAMINE (me SAL a meen) is used to treat the pain and inflammation caused by ulcerative colitis.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Lialda: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Asacol HD: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant
Usage by Gender
49.09%
50.91%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
4.58%
29.83%
36.9%
28.69%
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