Name

Aminosalicylic Acid

Alternate Names

4-Aminosalicylic acid
Aminosalicylate
Nemasol Sodium
Novo-5 ASA
P-Aminosalicylic acid
Pacer
Para-aminosalicylate
Para-aminosalicylic Acid
Rezispas
Teebacin Acid

Abbreviations

PAS

Category

AIDS drug

Subcategory

None

NSC Number

None

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Remarks

A highly specific, bacteriostatic agent active against Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Coding

This drug should NOT be coded
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