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Lialda® (Mesalamine) Now Approved in U.S. for Maintenance of Remission of Ulcerative Colitis
Date:7/18/2011

layed-release tablet containing 1.2 g mesalamine. For the induction of remission in patients with active, mild to moderate ulcerative colitis, the recommended dosage is two or four 1.2 g tablets taken once daily with a meal. The recommended dosage for the maintenance of remission of ulcerative colitis is two 1.2 g tablets taken once daily with a meal.

About Ulcerative Colitis Ulcerative colitis is a type of inflammatory disease. It only affects the colon, producing chronic inflammation and sometimes sores or ulcers along the inside lining of the colon. It is characterized by diarrhea, which is generally bloody, and often painful cramping in the abdomen. Currently, there is no cure available with medical treatment, and the cause of the disease is unknown. For further information, please contact:MediaMatthew Cabrey (mcabrey@shire.com)

+1 484 595 8248Ingrid Jansen (ijansen@shire.com)

+32 14 404 360Meredith Butler (mbutler@golinharris.com) (GolinHarris for Shire)

+1 919 381 6936Notes to editorsSHIRE PLCShire's strategic goal is to become the leading specialty biopharmaceutical company that focuses on meeting the needs of the specialist physician.  Shire focuses its business on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), human genetic therapies (HGT) and gastrointestinal (GI) diseases as well as opportunities in other therapeutic areas to the extent they arise through acquisitions.  Shire's in-licensing, merger and acquisition efforts are focused on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights.  Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results.For further information on Shire, please visit the Company's website: www.shire.com."SAFE HARBOR" STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995Statements
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