Crohn's Disease--Complementary / Alternative Remedies
Complementary and Alternative Medicine for IBD - Have You Tried Alter…
Many people try complementary and alternative medicine for IBD -- everything from aloe vera to acupuncture. Have you tried any alternative therapies for your Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis?
You may have heard of slippery elm to treat gastrointestinal problems, but is it effective for IBD?
A supplement that is under study for use in treating IBD.
Vitamins and Supplements for Crohn's Disease
Crohn's disease can result in poor absorption of Vitamin D, and Zinc, but these deficiencies may be alleviated with supplements. Other dietary supplements that may be helpful are marshmallow, slippery elm, and omega-3 fatty acids.
Alternative / Complementary Medicine for Crohn's Disease
Herbs, homeopathy, and mind/body medicine for Crohn's disease from the University of Maryland Medical Center.
Omega-3 Fatty Acids and IBD
Fish oil supplements have been used to treat many conditions, including IBD.