Northwick Park Hospital

Watford RoadHA13UJ Harrow, Greater London | map

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What I liked: "Dr Samarage has been very helpful with his calm/polite nature and professional knowledge. He has always given us extra time explaining everything in details and more, so is very understanding. I feel he is an angel in disguise. He gave us courage when we almost lost hope!"

I went for: FMU

Patient who saw Dr. Hiran Samarage in Northwick Park Hospital

"Dr. P. is a true professional, but is also kind, caring and so very supportive."

Patient who saw Dr. Nicki Panoskaltsis in Northwick Park Hospital

"A highly skilled, kind and caring Doctor. No more needs to be said."

Patient who saw Dr. Nicki Panoskaltsis in Northwick Park Hospital

"Lovely doctor - went above and beyond to give us extra scan for our baby. very caring, kind and listens to our needs. Highly recommended obstetrician."

Gayan P. saw Dr. Hiran Samarage in Northwick Park Hospital

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Salazopyrin is the trade name for sulphasalazine. It is less commonly used for mild to moderate ulcerative colitis these days, as its side-effect profile is greater than that of mesalazine which is now used as first-line treatment for this indication. However, the drug can be particularly useful for patients with arthritis associated with inflammatory bowel disease, as well as for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Sulphasalazine is much cheaper than mesalazine for patients purchasing anti-inflammatory drugs themselves. Monitoring blood tests are advisable for patients taking this medication. The drug is contraindicated in patients with a history of sulphonamide allergy.

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