NDC Active Ingredient Aminosalicylic Acid

Active Ingredient Information

What is Aminosalicylic Acid?

An antitubercular agent often administered in association with ISONIAZID. The sodium salt of the drug is better tolerated than the free acid.

What is the usage for Aminosalicylic Acid?

This medication is used in combination with other drugs to treat tuberculosis. The treatment of active tuberculosis infection requires taking several drugs in combination for 6 months or longer. This medication may be used as part of this combined drug treatment. Aminosalicylic acid is known as an antituberculosis antibiotic. It works by stopping or slowing the growth of bacteria. This antibiotic treats only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Using any antibiotic when it is not needed can cause it to not work for future infections.

How many products in the NDC database contain Aminosalicylic Acid?

The NDC database has 1 products with the active ingredient Aminosalicylic Acid. The following table lists all the products that have this active ingredient.

NDC Products with Aminosalicylic Acid

NDC Proprietary Name Non-Proprietary Name Dosage Form Route Name Company Name Status
81842-467Proprietary Name: Aminosalicylic Acid GranulesGranule, Delayed ReleaseCoating Place IncACTIVE