Active Ingredient: Sulfasalazine
Dosage: 500 mg
Route of Administration: Oral
Dosage Form: Tablets
Quantity per package: 60 tablets per pack
Azulfidine is used to treat intestinal inflammation, diarrhea, rectal bleeding, and abdominal pain in patients with ulcerative colitis (a condition that causes inflammation and ulcers in the lining of the colon and rectum). It is also used to treat rheumatoid arthritis in adults and children whose disease has not responded well to other medications. The active ingredient, sulfasalazine, belongs to a class of medications called anti-inflammatory drugs. It works by reducing inflammation (swelling) inside the body.