What is Olsalazine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Dipentum


Olsalazine is a type of anti-inflammatory drug that can be used to treat Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, the two types of inflammatory bowel disease. By fighting inflammation, this agent can help improve symptoms such as abdominal pain, rectal bleeding, and diarrhea. 

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Olsalazine

Side effect Patients
Abdominal cramps 1
Chronic diarrhea 1
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