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How should I take Asacol?

Asacol is an oral delivery mechanism for mesalamine. You should take it with a whole glass of water. You do not need to take it with a meal, although you can. You should swallow the Asacol tablet whole, since the coating is an important part of the delivery. Make sure you keep Asacol away from humidity and heat when you store it.

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