(Generic name: Mesalazine)
Q: Do you sell brand Asacol or generic Asacol?
A: We sell generic Asacol ( mesalazine ) only.
Q: What does Generic Asacol stand for?
A: Generic Asacol means using a different name for the same ingredient ( mesalazine ) . The content of the pills are absolutely the same in our generic version of Asacol and the branded Asacol.
Q: Why is your Asacol pills so cheap?
A: There are a number of reasons for that. We do not spend anything on Asacol marketing, there are no taxes to be paid as the product come into the country unregistered, the generic Asacol manufacturer is located in an offshore zone and the Asacol costs are way lower. No child labor is used.
Q: Why does the mesalazine printed on the pill differ from the branded Asacol one?
A: The name mesalazine you see printed on the pill in the active ingredient ( mesalazine ) used here. The contents of the generic pills are absolutely the same as those of the branded version Asacol. The difference is in the name only. The manufacturers of generic Asacol cannot use the brand name Asacol on their pharmaceuticals as that would be the breach of copyright while using the well known ingredient mesalazine is absolutely legal.
Q: Are the Asacol you offer FDA approved?
A: The Asacol we sell are shipped from overseas pharmacies. All of them are approved by local Food and Drug Administration and EEC.