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What lab tests do I need while taking sulfasalazine?

See your doctor for regular checkups while taking sulfasalazine. At these checkups, the doctor may want to perform tests to check your liver and kidney function, blood cell counts and urine. These tests help to ensure that your health is improving and help you avoid possible side effects.

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