Pentasa tablets approved for once daily use

Pentasa (mesalazine) 500mg slow-release tablets have been licensed for once daily administration in the maintenance therapy of mild to moderate ulcerative colitis.

All oral formulations of Pentasa are now approved for once daily dosing in a maintenance setting.

View Pentasa drug record

Further information: Ferring

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