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Mesalamine

Apriso, Asacol, Asacol Hd, Canasa, Delzicol, Lialda, Pentasa, Rowasa, Sfrowasa (mesalamine) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Mesalamine was first approved as Apriso on 1987-12-24. It is used to treat proctitis, sigmoid diseases, and ulcerative colitis in the USA. It is known to target peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma. Pentasa's patents are valid until 2030-05-01 (FDA).
Trade Name Apriso, Asacol, Asacol Hd, Canasa, Delzicol, Lialda, Pentasa, Rowasa, Sfrowasa
Common Name Mesalamine
Indication proctitis, sigmoid diseases, ulcerative colitis
Drug Class Anti-inflammatory agents (salicylic acid derivatives)
Mesalamine
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