Who Makes Sulfasalazine?
People who have ulcerative colitis often take sulfasalazine (Azulfidine®). Pfizer, Inc., makes this product, which comes in tablet form and is taken anywhere from three to six times per day. The amount your healthcare provider recommends will depend on various factors, such as the severity of your condition and your weight.
This drug is available in both brand-name and generic forms. A few different companies make generic sulfasalazine. Regardless of which form you take, it is important to take sulfasalazine exactly how your healthcare provider recommends. Doing so will help ensure a safe, effective treatment process.
(Click Sulfasalazine to learn more about this prescription medicine, including how it works, important information for your healthcare provider, and possible side effects.)