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.
5-aminosalicylic acid is the standard of care but it often fails to control the disease in the longer term.
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).