Ulcerative Colitis

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(Colitis ulcerative)
Ulcerative colitis (Colitis ulcerosa, UC) is a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Ulcerative colitis is a form ...
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Common Ulcerative Colitis treatments discussed around the web
Prednisone 17,298 Asacol 9,205 Remicade 8,870
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Asacol
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Entocort
Other name: Pentasa (Pentasa)
Other name: Budesonide (Budesonide)
2.5
3.0
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Ulcerative Colitis
Crohn's Disease*
Inflammation
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Diarrhea
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Mesalazine (International Nonproprietary Name, British Approved Name), also known as Mesalamine (United States Adopted Name) or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), is an anti-inflammatory medication used to treat inflammation of the digestive trac...
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Budesonide is a glucocorticoid steroid for the treatment of asthma and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for Crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel...
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Top Concerns
Asa
Hair Loss
6
Nausea
6
Weight Gain
4
Bloating
3
Depression
3
Fever
2
Blood In My Stool
2
Pancreatitis
1
Rash
1
Itching
1
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Ent
Weight Gain
8
Nausea
7
Bloating
4
Withdrawal
2
Fever
2
Diabetes
2
Mood Swings
2
Bone Loss
1
Migraines
1
Burning
1
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Entocort
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Hair Loss
Asa
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Nausea
Asa
Ent
6
7
Weight Gain
Asa
Ent
4
8
Bloating
Asa
Ent
3
4
Depression
Asa
Ent
3
0
Fever
Asa
Ent
2
2
Blood In My Stool
Asa
Ent
2
0
Pancreatitis
Asa
Ent
1
0
Rash
Asa
Ent
1
0
Itching
Asa
Ent
1
0
Weight Gain
Ent
Asa
8
4
Nausea
Ent
Asa
7
6
Bloating
Ent
Asa
4
3
Withdrawal
Ent
Asa
2
0
Fever
Ent
Asa
2
2
Diabetes
Ent
Asa
2
0
Mood Swings
Ent
Asa
2
0
Bone Loss
Ent
Asa
1
0
Migraines
Ent
Asa
1
0
Burning
Ent
Asa
1
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About Asacol
Mesalazine (International Nonproprietary Name, British Approved Name), also known as Mesalamine (United States Adopted Name) or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), is an anti-inflammatory medication used to treat inflammation of the digestive trac...
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Asacol
About Entocort
Budesonide is a glucocorticoid steroid for the treatment of asthma and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for Crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel...
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guess he thinks the entocort will not get rid of the blood....
" ...keep taking the asacol. I still have blood in my stool, but my GI ...am not in pain. I guess he thinks the entocort will not get rid of the blood. I was only on the entocort for about 6 weeks... "

have been on entocort for about 5 years and it really helped...
" ...have been on entocort for about 5 years and it really helped. My colonoscopy in ...of months, so My doctor switched me to asacol samples, but I can t get passed the nausea. Question, will this g... "

asacol, entocort and prednisone which keep the problems...
" ...and biopsy. Is there another test for crohns? I am taking asacol, entocort and prednisone which keep the problems at bay. I aslo have migraines and chronic sinusitis along... "

continues to work, but I'm feeling a bit sleep deprived...
" ...and support. The Entocort continues to work, but I'm feeling a bit sleep deprived. Also am very ...Encort followed by Asacol therapy? I hate to think this is just temporary relief. Tex h... "

but Entocort has changed my life! It worked very quickly...
" Hi! I was allergic to Asacol, but Entocort has changed my life! It worked very quickly for me.....I now take 2-3mg caps a day. I was down to one every other day, but I have had a lot... "

the Entocort for short-term but it didn't work, then I...
" ...I've been 100% about taking the Asacol, and tried the Entocort for short-term but it didn't work, then I ran out. I just got another prescription from the doc and will try the Entocort again. This... "

dropped the Entocort and went back to Asacol. I'll...
" ...causes the flares?!? I'm pretty sure my last bad one was stress-related...but I also dropped the Entocort and went back to Asacol. I'll make a deal with you - you try and eat better and... "

route. I had side effects from Entocort and Asacol did...
" ...debilitating (sp?). Good on doing the entocort tests. I myself have had ...diet alone route. I had side effects from Entocort and Asacol did nothing at all for me. Keep us pos... "

nowI am on Entocort and it seems to be doing well for me....
" ...tried asacol for me al well and it did nothing so nowI am on Entocort and it seems to be doing well for me. I... "

I think the entocort just made me worse. The asacol was a...
" ...Gabes. I was miserable with it for 2 months and I think the entocort just made me worse. The asacol was a wonder drug for... "

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