Lupus-like syndrome caused by 5-aminosalicylic acid in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
What does 5-ASA stand for?
5-ASA stands for 5-Aminosalicylic Acid (anti-inflammatory drug)
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The treatment regimen for AS includes physiotherapy 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) or immunomodulatory therapy with agents such as 6-mercaptopurine or azathioprine (6MP/AZA), or methotrexate.
54,55) Tubulointerstitial Injury From 5-Aminosalicylic Acid 5-Aminosalicylic acids (such as sulfasalazine, mesalazine, and olsalazine) are used in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease.
SYNTHESIS OF A NOVEL AROMATIC POLY(ANHYDRIDE-ESTER) OF 5-AMINOSALICYLIC ACID FOR ENHANCED DRUG DELIVERY ERIK KROGH-JESPERSEN (STUDENT), TED ANASTASIOU, AND KATHRYN UHRICH Department of Chemistry, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854 5-Aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) is known to be an effective anti-inflammatory agent in treating diseases like Crohns disease and related inflammatory bowel diseases.
05 mg/kg body weight demonstrated superior anti-inflammatory activity compared to 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) given at a dose of 100 mg/kg.
Physicians and patients had more similar views regarding the challenges of treatment with 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) medications.
Aminosalicylates such as 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), when used in therapy, exhibit superoxide and hydroxyl-radical scavenger properties (4).