The incidence of drug-induced stone disease is 0.44%. A 57-year-old woman with ulcerative colitis presented with obstructive nephropathy and pyelonephritis. She underwent cystoscopy, bilateral retrograde pyelography, and bilateral ureteral stent placement. A 6-cm bladder calculus and two 3-mm right distal ureteral calculi were discovered. Later, cystolithotomy was performed. The stone analysis demonstrated sulfapyridine, a sulfasalazine metabolite. Patients with inflammatory bowel disease can develop urolithiasis owing to acidic urine and low-volume urine production. Patients receiving aminosalicylates are at an increased risk of urolithiasis and may benefit from oral hydration and urinary alkalization.
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