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Nationwide Survey Reveals Differing Physician and Patient Perceptions Regarding Impact of Ulcerative Colitis on Patients' Lives
Date:12/7/2007

uld be exercised, and LIALDA should be used only if the benefits outweigh the risks. No information is available for patients with hepatic impairment.

LIALDA is generally well tolerated. The majority of adverse events in the double-blind, placebo-controlled trials were mild or moderate in severity. In clinical trials (n=535), the most common treatment-related adverse events with LIALDA 2.4g/day, 4.8g/day and placebo were headache (5.6 percent, 3.4 percent and 0.6 percent, respectively) and flatulence (4 percent, 2.8 percent and 2.8 percent, respectively). Pancreatitis occurred in less than 1 percent of patients during clinical trials and resulted in discontinuation of therapy with LIALDA.

Important Safety Information for PENTASA

PENTASA is indicated for the induction of remission and for the treatment of patients with mildly to moderately active ulcerative colitis.

PENTASA is generally well tolerated. In worldwide clinical trials (n>2100), the most common adverse events were diarrhea (3.4 percent), headache (2.0 percent), nausea (1.8 percent), abdominal pain (1.7 percent), dyspepsia (1.6 percent), vomiting (1.5 percent), and rash (1.0 percent). As with other mesalamine products, serious adverse events may occur. PENTASA is contraindicated in patients with a hypersensitivity to salicylates. Caution should be used in patients with impaired hepatic or renal function. Patients with pre-existing renal disease, increased BUN or serum creatinine, or proteinuria should be monitored during PENTASA therapy.

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