Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. Release: Colazal® Pediatric Indication Approved

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLXP) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval of the use of COLAZAL® (balsalazide disodium) Capsules 750 mg in pediatric patients between 5 to 17 years of age with ulcerative colitis. COLAZAL is an anti-inflammatory drug approved for the treatment of mildly to moderately active ulcerative colitis.

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