IBD - Drugs
- 5 ASA (11)
- Ciprofloxacin (7)
- Colazal (5)
- Flagyl (6)
- Immunosuppressants (14)
- Prednisone (15)
- Remicade (8)
- Sulfasalazine (7)
Cimzia (Certolizumab Pegol) Side Effects
Side effects and warning for Cimzia (certolizumab pegol), a TNF-alpha blocker that is approved to treat Crohn's disease (a form of IBD).
Cimzia Frequently Asked Questions
Cimzia is an anti-TNF drug that has been approved to treat Crohn's disease.
8 Tips for Keeping Track of Your Medications
Keeping track of medications can be a difficult task. Here are some tips to help you take your medicines on time and never run out of refills.
Get Organized About Your IBD Drugs
A tip for keeping track of all of your medications.
Humira Frequently Asked Questions
Humira (adalimumab) is approved for use in moderate-to-severe Crohn's disease. It works by blocking TNF-alpha (tumor necrosis factor alpha), a cytokine which plays a role in the inflammatory process.
New Research Questions Use of NSAIDs in IBD
For many years it has been generally accepted that people with IBD should avoid non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) because these drugs may result in a flare-up of IBD symptoms. Two studies published in February 2006 may provide good news for person with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) who suffer from normal aches, pains, and headaches.
Side Effects - Mycophenolate [CellCept]
A list of the side effects of Mycophenolate (also called CellCept), an experimental medication that is used in the treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Olsalazine Side Effects [Dipentum]
A list of some of the potential side effects of Olsalazine (also called dipentum).
Are NSAIDs Safe?
Find out if NSAIDs cause symptoms in people who have IBD.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Drug Pipeline
Ever wonder what's new in the research to find medications to treat Inflammatory Bowel Disease? With a new focus on gastrointestinal disorders, there are several drugs being studied to treat IBD and associated complications.
Are Antibiotics Used to Treat Ulcerative Colitis?
Antibiotics may be used to treat complications from IBD, but they're not commonly used to treat ulcerative colitis -- yet. Find out why.
Dr. David T. Rubin Discusses IBD Treatment
What's in the future for IBD treatment? David T Rubin, a key opinion leader in the field of IBD discusses the need for early diagnosis and proper treatment.
When Prescription Drugs Break the Bank
For many people, affording medications is a difficult hurdle to overcome. New medications are expensive and may not be covered by insurance. Fortunately, there is hope when you can't afford your drugs.
What You Need To Know About Entocort EC (Budenoside)
The most important information that you need to know about Entocort EC.