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Who should not take Azulfidine (sulfasalazine)?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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In brief: Azulfidine (sulfasalazine)

"Sulfasalazine tablets are contraindicated in: Patients with intestinal or urinary obstruction, Patients with porphyria as sulfonamides have been reported to precipitate an acute attack, Patients hypersensitive to Sulfasalazine, its metabolites, sulfonamides, or salicylates.
" See: http://www.drugs.com/pro/sulfasalazine.html

In brief: Azulfidine (sulfasalazine)

"Sulfasalazine tablets are contraindicated in: Patients with intestinal or urinary obstruction, Patients with porphyria as sulfonamides have been reported to precipitate an acute attack, Patients hypersensitive to Sulfasalazine, its metabolites, sulfonamides, or salicylates.
" See: http://www.drugs.com/pro/sulfasalazine.html
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