Mesacol 400 mg Tablet

Manufactured by Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd.
Composition: Mesalazine
Prescription Required: Yes


Mesacol 400 mg Tablet is an anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis, a condition characterized by swelling and scarring of the colon and rectum. It is also used to control the symptoms of ulcerative colitis such as stomach pain, diarrhea, and rectal bleeding.


Commonly asked questions for Mesacol 400 mg Tablet

Onset of action

The amount of time taken by this medicine to show its effect is subject to vary based on the strength and form of administration.

Duration of effect

The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

Safe with alcohol?

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

Is it habit forming?

No habit-forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All 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. If the medicine is used, close monitoring of the infant for any undesired side effects is necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.


List of substitutes for Mesacol 400 mg Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Mesacol 400 mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Inflacol 400 mg TabletIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd.


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