Salazar EC (500 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

Salazar EC (500 mg) - Sulphasalazine- Tablet is manufactured by Cadila Healthcare (Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd) and the main constituent generic drug is Sulphasalazine- 500 mg.

Salazar EC (500 mg) Tablet Medicine Details

Side Effects

Headache, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal discomfort, photosensitivity, crystalluria, reversible oligospermia, yellow-orange staining of contact lens, skin, urine and other body fluids, alopoecia.
Fibrosing alveolitis,


Ulcerative colitis.
Crohns disease.
Rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

Contra Indications

Porphyria, Children below the age of two years.
Intestinal or urinary obstruction.
G6PD deficiency.
Blood dyscrasias.


Renal or hepatic impairment.


The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.6.74 in India as of date.


Salazar EC (500 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Sulphasalazine- 500 mg.

Medicine Name: Salazar EC (500 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Cadila Healthcare (Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd)
Generic Molecule: Sulphasalazine

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