Aminosalicylic acid and related intestinal anti-inflammatory agents are used to treat the pain and inflammation caused by ulcerative colitis and to maintain remission of the disease. They work by inhibiting the action of certain substances in the body that cause inflammation and swelling. Commonly prescribed aminosalicylic acid and related intestinal anti-inflammatory agents include Apriso (mesalamine), Rowasa (mesalamine), Colazal (balsalazide), Dipentum (olsalazine sodium), and Sfrowasa (mesalamine).
Drugs classified as Aminosalicyclic Acid and Related Intestinal Antiinflammatory Agents are frequently used to treat the following conditions:
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