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Sulfasalazine

Descriptions of Sulfasalazine

Sulfasalazine: A synthetic salicylic acid derivative with affinity for connective tissues containing elastin and formulated as a prodrug, antiinflammatory Sulfasalazine acts locally in the intestine through its active metabolites, sulfamide 5-aminosalicylic acid and salicylic acid, by a mechanism that is not clear. It appears inhibit cyclooxygenase and prostaglandin production and is used in the management of inflammatory bowel diseases. (NCI04)
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Basic Information: Sulfasalazine

Count: Sulfasalazine is listed as a: treatment for 19 conditions; alternative treatment for 0 conditions; preventive treatment for 0 conditions; research treatment for 0 conditions.

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List of Diseases with Sulfasalazine as a Treatment

The following list of conditions have 'Sulfasalazine' or similar listed as a treatment in our database:

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