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Treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Treatment for IBD is a little different for everyone. Explore common ways to relieve your symptoms, including medications, lifestyle changes, and surgery.
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Should You Take Probiotics for Your IBD?
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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in IBD
Turmeric
Curcumin as a Treatment for IBD
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How Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Is Treated
Pregnant Woman Holding Stomach on Sofa
Receiving TNF Inhibitors for IBD During Pregnancy
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What Is Mucosal Healing in IBD?
Home healthcare nurse giving injection to senior adult woman.
Being Up-to-Date on Vaccinations Is Vital for People With IBD
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Comparing 6 Biologic Drugs Used to Treat IBD
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How to Have Less Pain When Injecting Humira
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Getting Through a Course of Prednisone
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What People With IBD Should Know About Cipro
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Why NSAIDs Are Bad for Folks Who Have Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis
Methotrexate
The Potential Side Effects of Methotrexate (Rheumatrex)
Palpating the Abdomen
How Can a Gastroenterologist Help You?
Methotrexate 15 mg
What You Should Know Before Taking Methotrexate (Rheumatrex)
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The Potential Prednisone Side Effects You Should Know About
Infusion Center
Potential Side Effects of Remicade (Infliximab)
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Here's How to Tell When You Need a Gastroenterologist
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Side Effects and Use of Entocort EC (Budesonide)
Woman giving herself an injection in her abdomen
What You Need to Know Before Taking Simponi
Asacol tablets
Here's What You Should Know About Asacol (Mesalamine)
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Potential Side Effects of Flagyl (Metronidazole)
White Blood Cells
What Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Has to Do With IBD
Asacol tablets
What Are Some of the Side Effects of Asacol?
A woman receiving her cyclosporine prescription
The Frequently Asked Questions That Surround Cyclosporine
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What Are the Side Effects of Mercaptopurine (Purinethol, 6-MP)?
Nasal Cavity
How Nasogastric (NG) Tubes Are Used for IBD Surgery
Suppository
What Are Some Side Effects of Compazine (Prochlorperazine)?
Nurse checking an infusion
The Most Important Things to Know About Entyvio (Vedolizumab)
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Are Prednisone Side Effects Permanent?
senior man on the phone reading his prescription bottle
What to Do When You Can't Afford Your Medication
Patient getting infusion therapy
What You Need to Know About Remicade
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What to Tell Your Gastroenterologist About Symptoms of IBD You Have
Child Laughing
Can Laughter Really Make You Feel Better?
Medical Care
New IBD Drug Entyvio Is Not for the Faint of Immune System
Ciprofloxacin
The Potential Side Effects of Cipro
Imuran
Potential Side Effects of Imuran (Azathioprine)
WALK IT Around London For Crohn's & Colitis UK
Treating Crohn's Disease or Ulcerative Colitis Is Different From a Cure
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What You Should Know About Biosimilars
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How to Lessen Your Prednisone Side Effects
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What to Know About Levsin, Including Side Effects and Missed Doses
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Information You Should Know Before Taking Prednisone
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Getting a Flu Shot While Taking Immunosuppressants
Endoscopy
What Is Endoscopic Remission in IBD?
A doctor and her patient talking about mood swings
Is Prednisone Making You Moody?
Yungatart Sitz Bath
Can a Sitz Bath Help With a Sore Bottom?
Banana porridge with cinnamon.
How to Treat Symptoms Using a Bland Diet
Apriso
How Apriso Can Help Treat Ulcerative Colitis