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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of mesalamine oral.

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15 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
3/14/2012 5:30:09 AM

Reviewer: Anelle, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Colon healed 90% when using this medication for three years. One short flare up, easily resolved by increasing dose from maintenance to max, then tapering back to maintenance. Side effects only in the beginning such as headache, bloating, dizziness. After months of use, none.

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
10/6/2009 2:42:08 AM

Reviewer: patrickpjg, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
2/13/2008 12:06:41 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Been using for 2+ tears and only had one flare up of symptoms

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
1/13/2008 11:12:39 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
the drug does not work as fast as I would like it to.

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
11/18/2007 8:12:00 PM

Reviewer: Ted, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take 1 gram in the AM and 1 gram in the PM every day and it has controlled symptoms for me, it has been very effective and avoids the headaches that the rectal mesalamine causes.

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