Treatments for Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis
Posted Aug 24 2008 4:41pm
Here is a list of treatments and procedures that are commonly used to treat Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis:
5-ASA agents Anti-diarrheal medications Anti-inflammatory medications by enema Avoid cold wet weather Azathioprine Barium Enema Bed rest Bowel surgery Colectomy Colostomy Corticosteroids Diet changes Enema Hospitalization Hydrocortisone Ileoanal anastomosis Intravenous feeding Intravenous fluids Intravenous salt replacement Iron supplements Lifestyle changes Low-fiber diet Oral anti-inflammatory medications Ostomy Pain relief medications Prednisone Salicylate Sulfapyridine Sulfonamide Sulphasalazine Surgery Surgical removal of large bowel Temporary colostomy Treatments for severe attacks
These are just some of the treatments and procedures that are used to treat Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis. You can connect with experts and other people who have Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitisin the Wellsphere communities. If you're interested in finding more information, tips, news and videos about Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis, go to the Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis WellPage or the Treatments for Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis WellPage.