The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
August 4, 2014 (Issue: 1448)Aminosalicylates are effective for induction and maintenance of remission in mild to moderate ulcerative colitis. They are not recommended for treatment of Crohn's disease. FORMULATIONS — Oral mesalamine is rapidly absorbed in the small...more
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