What Are The Uses Of Sulfasalazine?
It is used to manage the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease (inflammation of parts or all of digestive system) such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.
It is also used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and the types of inflammation in arthritis.
What Are The Side Effects Of Sulfasalazine?
Some of the common side-effects include:
- Loss of appetite
- Blood disorder or liver damage
- Temporary decrease in sperm count
What Are The Contraindications Of Sulfasalazine?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Kidney disease
- Liver disease
- Blood disease
- Intestinal blockage
- Urinary blockage