A relatively new induction and maintenance therapy has been evaluated and approved to treat certain levels of severity of ulcerative colitis. As this medication is relatively new to the market in some countries, along with the United States, in Europe Zeposia as it is often called was authorized via the European Medicines Agency in May of 2020. There was a study published with a great… Read More »Ozanimod also Called Zeposia Reviews for Treating Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis
Reviews of different (the most popular) ulcerative colitis medications.
The medicines that have full reviews for you to read are for:
6-MP (Mercaptopurine), Asacol (Delzicol), Azathioprine (Imuran), Canasa Rectal Suppositories, Entyvio (Vedolizumab), Humira (Adalimumab), Lialda, Low Dose Naltrexone, Methotrexate, Pentasa, Prednisone, Remicade (Infliximab), Simponi, Sulfasalazine, UCERIS
To read the actual reviews, please click on the corresponding pages listed below, and of course you can add your own review of your experiences to the individual pages as well.
Sulfasalazine (brand name Azulfidine in the U.S., Salazopyrin and Sulazine in Europe and Hong Kong) was developed in the 1950’s specifically to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Sulfasalazine is used in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.
What others with UC think about Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) as a colitis medication. It’s a super “not so common” medication for UC, but there most definitely are some UC’ers who swear by it as far as treating the UC symptoms.
Are you being prescribed methotrexate to treat your disease? If your answer is “yes”, you can read the different patient reviews of methotrexate below, and if you are currently or have previously taken the medication you can add your review. Here is an informational page from the National Institute of Health on the medication – methotrexate info page. Copied from wikipedia: “It is used as… Read More »Methotrexate Reviews