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What If I Take an Overdose?

It is not clear exactly what to expect from an overdose with Asacol HD. If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention (see Mesalamine Overdose).

How Should Asacol HD Be Stored?

Asacol HD tablets should be stored at room temperature and kept protected from light and moisture. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your Asacol HD dose as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose of Asacol HD.


This medication comes in one strength -- Asacol HD 800 mg tablets.

Generic Availability of Asacol HD

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Asacol HD).
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