Rowasa 500mg Pellets

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:58 am

Rowasa 500mg Pellets

Uses of Rowasa 500mg Pellets

Rowasa 500mg Pellets is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Including Ulcerative Colitis, Inflamed Anus or Rectum, Maintain Remission in Crohn’s Disease

Side effects of Rowasa 500mg Pellets

The most common side effects of Rowasa 500mg Pellets are – Fever, Sore Throat or Other Flu Symptoms, Constipation, Headache or Dizziness, Mild Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach Cramps, Diarrhea, Gas, Tired Feeling, Skin Rash

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Rowasa 500mg Pellets

Do not use Rowasa 500mg Pellets if you are allergic to – Mesalazine/Mesalamine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Rowasa 500mg Pellets.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Rowasa 500mg Pellets works

Rowasa 500mg Pellets contains – Mesalazine/Mesalamine

Mesalazine acts locally on colonic mucosa and reduces inflammation through a variety of anti-inflammatory processes.

Dosage of Rowasa 500mg Pellets

The dosage of Rowasa 500mg Pellets depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Rowasa 500mg Pellets

If you forget to take a dose of Rowasa 500mg Pellets, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Pentasa 500mg Tablet PR  ( Ferring Pharmaceuticals )

256.50  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip


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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.