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- What is Azulfidine?
- Is Azulfidine available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for Azulfidine?
- Why is Azulfidine prescribed to patients?
- What are the side effects of Azulfidine?
- What is the dosage for Azulfidine?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with Azulfidine?
- Is Azulfidine safe to use during pregnancy or while breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about Azulfidine?
Do I need a prescription for Azulfidine?
Why is Azulfidine prescribed to patients?
Sulfasalazine is used for the treatment of mild to severe ulcerative colitis, and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. It has also been used "off label" (unapproved by the FDA) for Crohn's disease and ankylosing spondylitis.
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