Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

olsalazine

play
noun ol·sal·a·zine \ōl-ˈsal-ə-ˌzēn\

Medical Definition of olsalazine

  1. :  a disodium salicylate salt C14H8N2Na2O6 that is administered orally and is converted in the body to an aminosalicylic acid having an anti-inflammatory effect used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis—called also olsalazine sodium




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up olsalazine? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to depart quickly

Get Word of the Day daily email!