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Taking Mezavant for ulcerative colitis. How long would be the treatment?

Mezavant hi my dugther taken this medication for her colitis ulcrative she is only 16 year old my question is for how long she have to take . las week we when to see the especialist he send her to do some blood test on june 25 0000 we have call for his office and asking me if my duogthr she have any pain on her stomag or fever i wonder if you can explain me
Asked On : Mon, 9 Jul 2012
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Thank you for asking HCM
I have gone through your query.Ulcerative colitis is a chronic disease.Once you get remission a maintenance therapy should be continued not to get a further attack.Discontinuing of the drug should be done only by the permission of your treating doctor.Hope this may help you.
Let me know if you have any further query.
Answered: Wed, 4 Jun 2014
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