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Sazo En 500mg Tablet

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 59.38
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Medical Description

Sazo En 500mg Tablet contains Sulfasalazine as its active ingredient. It is used to treat inflammatory bowel diseases like ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease and is also used in treating rheumatoid a...
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ContainsSulfasalazine(500.0 Mg)
ClassificationDRUGS FOR INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
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Uses of Sazo En 500 MG

  • Sazo En 500mg Tablet is used for the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases like ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s Disease (a medical condition that causes inflammation and ulcers in your digestive tract)...
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  • It is also used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (a condition that cause pain and swelling in the joints).

Contraindications of Sazo En 500 MG

  • If you are allergic to Sulfasalazine or any other ingredients of Sazo En 500mg Tablet.
  • If you are allergic to other salicylates like aspirin or a type of antibiotic called sulfonamides like sulfamethizole, sulfadiazine, etc.
  • If you are suffering from a rare condition called porphyria.
  • Do not use this medicine in children less than 2 years old.

Side effects of Sazo En 500 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhoea
  • Heartburn
  • Cough
  • Itchy skin
  • Joint pain

Precautions and Warnings of Sazo En 500 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Sazo En 500mg Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • If you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning for a baby, you should consult your doctor before starting Sazo En 500mg Tablet.
  • Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Sazo En 500mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
You should avoid breastfeeding while taking Sazo En 500mg Tablet, as Sulfasalazine passes into breast milk in small amount and there have been reports of diarrhoea or blood in the stools of breastfed babies.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Sazo En 500mg Tablet?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Sazo En 500mg Tablet on driving, but since this medicine may cause dizziness, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Sazo En 500mg Tablet?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Sazo En 500mg Tablet, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your liver or kidney
  • You have a blood enzyme deficiency (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency).
  • You had or have asthma
  • Your doctor may frequently ask you to get your blood and other tests like liver function test or urine test done to check your condition before and during treatment with this medicine.
  • Sazo En 500mg Tablet is not recommended for use in children suffering from juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

Mode of Action of Sazo En 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Sulfasalazine in Sazo En 500mg Tablet works by preventing or blocking the body from producing certain substances that may cause inflammation.

Directions for Use of Sazo En 500 MG

Sazo En 500mg Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. Drink plently of water while taking this medicine. It would be bes...
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Interactions of Sazo En 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sazo En 500mg Tablet may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you...
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  • Concomitant use of Sazo En 500mg Tablet along with certain anti-diabetic medications like glipizide, metformin, pioglitazone may cause low blood sugar levels, thus should be cautiously used.
  • Concomitant use along with methotrexate (used to treat rheumatoid arthritis) may increase the risk of side effects like nausea,
  • Other medicines like digoxin (used to treat heart failure), azathioprine, mercaptopurine (used in organ transplant) should be used with caution along with Sazo En 500mg Tablet.

Storage and disposal of Sazo En 500 MG

Store Sazo En 500mg Tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused ...
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Dosage of Sazo En 500 MG

Overdose

Seek urgent medical help if you feel that you have taken too much of Sazo En 500mg Tablet.

Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose of Sazo En 500mg Tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long to take Sazo En 500mg Tablet?

A: The dose and duration of Sazo En 500mg Tablet will depend on the response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Q: Does Sazo En 500mg Tablet cause addiction?

A: No, Sazo En 500mg Tablet is not an addiction causing medicine. However, it should be used as per dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can I stop taking Sazo En 500mg Tablet if I feel better?

A: No, you should not stop taking Sazo En 500mg Tablet until advised by doctor, even if you are feeling good. Please reach out to your doctor if you have any issues while taking this medicine.

Q: Is Sazo En 500mg Tablet effective?

A: Yes, Sazo En 500mg Tablet is effective if taken at dose and duration advised by your doctor. Follow all the instructions carefully & do not miss any dose.
Product Details
Brand
SAZO EN
Expires on or After
21/08/2022
Last Updated on: 18 Feb 2021 | 05:54 PM (IST)
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