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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
The usual dosage in adults for maintenance of remission is 1.0 g/day in two divided doses.
Beige colored capsules, containing 250 mg olsalazine sodium imprinted with “DIPENTUM® (olsalazine sodium capsules) 250 mg” on the capsule shell, available as:
Bottles of 100's....................NDC 68220-160-10
Store at 20-25°C (77°F). Excursions permitted to 15° to 30°C (59° to 86°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].
Manufactured for: Alaven Pharmaceutical LLC Marietta, GA USA. Manufactured by UCB Manufacturing, Inc. Rochester, NY 14623 USA. For Medical Inquiries, call 1-888-317-0001. Rev. 02/2009This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/19/2009
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