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Ulcerative colitis treatment options

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Dr.   Ramesh Kumar MD

Hi I ve been diagnosed with colitis . The dr has recommended that I start a treatment of Budesonide , which I believe is a steroid . Will I gain weight or ballon up from this medication? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh Kumar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I have a history with ulcerative colities. I had a strong attach when i was 20yrs, and it was treated by salazopyrin for two years then nothing happen for long, then i had an attach last year after 19 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

My daughter suffers from Ulcerative colitis . She has just started a course at university to become a midwife but they are saying she is missing a mumps vaccine . She takes azathioprine ., which prevents her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

I have ulcerative colitis . I was diagnosed 25 years ago,but probably have had it for about 50 years. I take brand name Percocet for the inflammatory pain. I also take many other drugs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Sunil MD

My daughter has been dx with ulcerative colitis and her GI is wanting to put her on Humira . Her dx is mild to moderate colitis. I am just not sure if medication is the right way to go with this she is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil ( Gastroenterologist)

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Dr. Anders Mark Christensen MD

have pain and soreness along with swelling. I am 52 years old and I have ulceric colitis . I take ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anders Mark Christensen ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Hello, I m a 47 year old female with Ulcerative Colitis (in remission after a long course ... choice for me?! I take prophylactic Macrobid , so that wasn t an option. What do you think? Thank you so ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Nupur K MD

t a option as I can t stand up straight cause of the pain..staying still seems and using a heating pad seems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nupur K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abhijit Ghule MD

Male, Age -38. Ulcerative colitis from last 3 yrs. remission happens frequently. Need permanent cure from the disease allopathy treatment is going on. Mesacol 3 times a day. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhijit Ghule ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

then in august2010 after a colonoscopy i was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis ihad an emergency surgery ... there not cancerous. yet. medications do not seem to help putmy ulcerative colitis... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Hi, Chronic inflammation in intestine is a Chrons' disease or ulcerative colitis. Treatment is based upon the underlying symptoms and cause. Mainly antibiotics, antacids,...

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

This is can be irritable bowel syndrome or repeated gastroenteritis or uncommonly inflammatory bowel disease like chron's disease or ulcerative colitis. Treatment is mainly based on the underlying...

Dr. Praveen MD

Hi dear.Thanks for writing on HCM. Ulcerative colitis relies on initial medical management with corticosteroids and anti-inflammatory agents such as sulfasalazine, in conjunction with symptomatic...