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verb abrogate, banish, bar, block, censor, check, declare illegal, deny, disallow, disqualify, embargo, enjoin, estop, exclude, forbid, foreclose, forfend, interdict, obstruct, outlaw, prevent, prohibit, proscribe, refuse, refuse permission, repress, restrain, say no to, shut off, shut out, stay, stop, suppress, taboo, veto, withhold permission
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See also: bar, block, boycott, censor, constrain, countermand, debar, deter, disapprobation, eliminate, embargo, enjoin, estop, estoppel, exclude, exclusion, expulsion, forbid, inhibit, injunction, obstruction, ostracism, preclude, prohibit, prohibition, proscribe, proscription, refusal, rejection, relegate, restrain, restraint, suppress, veto

ban

an official proclamation or public notice of prohibition.

BAN, A proclamation, or public notice any summons or edict by which a thing is forbidden or commanded. Vide Bans of Matrimony; Proclamation; Cowell's Interp.

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Tromm and his colleagues performed a double-blind phase III clinical trial in which adults with mildly to moderately active Crohn's disease were randomly assigned to receive eudragit-L-coated mesalamine tablets 4.
Two additional analyses showed that the effects of mesalamine and folic acid on CRC prevention were completely independent of each other.
He added,"Rectal mesalamine therapy is recommended as the primary choice in controlling acute flares quickly in patients with disease of the distal colon.
In both left-sided and extensive colitis, mild to moderately active disease is treated initially with a topical aminosalicylate plus oral mesalamine.
Drug AWC/Day * Dosage 5-AMINOSALICYLIC ACID AGENTS mesalamine No generic available 4.
One of the results we find of particular value is the high adherence rate of patients who participated in the patient experience program: 88% of patents reported that they were fully adherent with MMX mesalamine therapy throughout this program (i.
Warner Chilcott, a United States-based pharmaceutical company, has received approval from the US FDA for its 400mg mesalamine product as a new ulcerative colitis therapy, it was reported yesterday.
Los ANGELES -- Mesalamine, sulfasalazine, and prednisone are safe to use in Crohn's disease patients who are pregnant or nursing, a European expert panel has concluded.
Mesalamine produced clinical and histologic remission of microscopic colitis and obviated the need for maintenance therapy in most patients, Dr.
APRISO is the first and only mesalamine product approved by the FDA for once-a-day dosing for the maintenance of remission of ulcerative colitis.
Specialist pharmaceutical company Warner Chilcott plc (NasdaqGS:WCRX) revealed on Tuesday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new 400 mg mesalamine product indicated for the treatment of ulcerative colitis.
It is released throughout the colon, creating the potential for enhanced efficacy, and can be given once daily, rather three or four times per day as with current oral formulations of mesalamine.