Mesalamine should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Mesalamine?
If you do not take your mesalamine as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
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