Active Ingredient(s):Sulfasalazine FDA Approved: * June 20, 1950 Pharm Company: *PHARMACIA AND UPJOHN Category:Anti-Inflammatory
Sulfasalazine (SSZ), sold under the trade name Azulfidine among others, is a medication used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn's disease. It is considered by some to be a first-line treatment in rheumatoid arthritis. It is taken by mouth.
Significant side effects occur in about 25% of people. Commonly these include loss of appetite, nausea, headache, and rash. Severe side ...
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