Mesalazine is used to treat inflammatory bowel diseases, such as ulcerative colitis, which works in the intestine by helping to reduce inflammation and other disease symptoms.
Chemical name: 5-amino-2-hydroxybenzoic acid
Molecular formula and molecular weight: C7H7NO3 153.13
Quality Standards: Complies with BP, USP, EP.
Packaging: 25 kg/cardboard barrel or 25 kg/carton, with two plastic bags inside.
Product description: Powders or crystals that are almost white or light gray or light pink are extremely slightly soluble in water and almost insoluble in ethanol. It is soluble in dilute solutions and dilute hydrochloric acid of alkali metal hydroxides.