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Saaz Ds 1000 MG Tablet 10

Saaz Ds 1000 MG Tablet 10


    • Rs. 92.00

    Uses :

    Sulfasalazine is used to treat inflammatory bowel diseases such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. It is also used to treat the conditions such as fever, stomach pain, diarrhea, and rectal bleeding. Additionally, sulfasalazine is used to treat symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis such as joint pains, swelling, and stiffness of the muscles.

    Mode of drug action

    Sulfasalazine is an anti-inflammatory drug. The salicylate moiety of sulfasalazine remains in the gut and inhibits the formation of prostaglandins that reduces the inflammation of the bowel. The other sulfasalazine moiety, Sulfapyridine is absorbed in the body and reduces pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of sulfasalazine are muscle pain, bruise, diarrhea, loss of appetite, headache, rashes, sore throat, fever, vomiting, itching, hives, bleeding, stomach upset, dizziness, and unusual tiredness.


    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Individuals suffering from blood disorders such as porphyria or bowel or stomach blockage should not use Saaz drug.

    • Saaz tablets are not recommended in people with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.

    • Saaz ingredients may cause severe skin reactions which may even cause death. Discuss with your doctor about the side effects of Saaz before taking the medicine.

    • Avoid Saaz medicine while taking anticoagulants, beta-blockers, or methenamine, as these increases the risks of Saaz side effects.

    • Patients taking Saaz tablets may experience reduced sperm count. Talk to your doctor before taking the medicine.

    What else should I know?

    1. I am allergic to salicylates. Can I take sulfasalazine drug? No, do not take sulfasalazine if you are allergic to salicylates.

    2. What care should I take while using sulfasalazine dosage? Drink plenty of fluids while taking sulfasalazine. It may cause dizziness, so avoid doing heavy tasks.

    3. I am suffering from throat pain. Can I take sulfasalazine tablet? No, sulfasalazine tablet is not used to treat sore throat.

    4. I am a diabetic. Can I take sulfasalazine? No, sulfasalazine may affect your blood sugar levels.

    5. Is sulfasalazine safe for pregnant women? No, pregnant women should take medical advice before taking sulfasalazine.

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