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Formulation : Prolonged Release Tablet
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Pentasa 500mg 100 $96.00 Add To Cart
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Dosage: 500mg
Quantity: 100
Price: $96.00
Dosage: 500mg
Quantity: 200
Price: $150.00
Dosage: 500mg
Quantity: 300
Price: $214.00

Pentasa Description

Pentasa is a prescription drug used to treat ulcerative colitis. It comes in the form of a pill that is taken twice a day.

It is a type of mesalamine, which is a medicine that works by reducing inflammation in the body.

It is important to take this exactly as prescribed by your doctor.

Pentasa Uses

It is a medication used to treat ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, and other conditions.

It can help to improve symptoms such as diarrhea, rectal bleeding, and abdominal pain.

Pentasa Crohn Disease

Crohn’s disease is a long-term autoimmune disorder that primarily affects the gastrointestinal tract. Pentasa is a medication used to treat Crohn’s disease.

Pentasa vs Lialda

Pentasa and Lialda are both anti-inflammatory agents used to treat ulcerative colitis. Lialda can pass into breast milk and should not be used if you are breastfeeding.

Pentasa is available as a 500 mg prolonged-release tablet while Lialda is available in 1.2 g (1200 mg).

Pentasa vs Asacol

Both are mesalamine medications used to prevent the symptoms of ulcerative colitis from recurring, and both may be used alone or with other medications. Asacol contains 400 mg of mesalamine while Pentasa contains 500 mg of mesalamine.

Additional information

Generic name:



Prolonged Release Tablet



Quantities Available:

100, 200, 300

Warnings & Dosage


Follow any directions listed on your prescription label carefully, and ask your physician or pharmacist to clarify any part you do not understand.

Take this drug exactly as directed. Follow the directions and select the dose as generally specified by your physician.

Do not chew the tablet, swallow it whole.


It is important to understand the precautions before taking this medicine.

This medicine can cause congenital disabilities if it is taken during pregnancy. Pregnant or potentially pregnant women should not take that medication.

It can also cause serious problems for a baby if it is taken during breastfeeding.

Mothers who are breastfeeding should not take this.

This can cause liver problems. People who have liver problems should not take this drug.

It can also cause allergic reactions. People who are allergic to sulfasalazine should not take this drug.

Side Effects

Pentasa Side Effects

Common side effects of Pentasa include abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and headaches.

Less common side effects include joint pain, skin rash, and hives.

If any of these side effects are severe or persist, speak to your doctor.


Frequently Asked Questions

Pricing: How much does Pentasa cost?

The price of Pentasa may vary depending on the pharmacy, but we charge less for drugs than other shops and pharmacies. It is safe to buy Pentasa online from our pharmacy. Check the top of this page to see your options.

Is Pentasa an immunosuppressant?

No, it is not an immunosuppressant. Immunosuppressants are medications that decrease the body’s natural immunity. It is a medication that helps to reduce inflammation in the intestine. It is not clear how it works, but it is thought that it may work by blocking the production of prostaglandins, which are chemicals that cause inflammation.

Can you take Pentasa long term?

Yes, you can take this medicine long term. It is a type of mesalamine, which is a medication that helps control inflammation in the intestines. It comes as a tablet that is taken by mouth.

Can I just stop taking Pentasa?

Before deciding if you can just stop taking this drug, there are a few things to consider…

First, speak with your doctor to see if it is safe for you to stop taking the medication.

Second, make sure you are aware of the possible side effects of stopping this abruptly.

Finally, have a plan in place for how you will deal with any potential flare-ups should they occur.

Does colitis ever go away?

Chronic ulcerative colitis is a long-term condition. Sometimes your symptoms will go away, and you will be in remission for months or even years. However, the symptoms will return.

The information above for Pentasa (Mesalamine) was provided to by third parties. In no way should this information substitute for the advice of a physician. Consult a doctor or qualified health care professional if you have any medical concerns.