Table 6

Comparison of 5-aminosalicylic acide (5-ASA) and N-acetyl-5-ASA excretion in faeces and urine of three different 5-ASA preparations, each given in a dose of 2 g/day for >6 days, in healthy volunteers and in patients with ulcerative colitis

  • Values are percentage mean (SEM) or [range] of ingested dose.

  • N/A, data not available.

  • Data from references48 52 53