(UC; Colitis, Ulcerative)
- Bleeding in the lining of the colon and rectum
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- Dairy foods (due to lactose intolerance )
- Highly seasoned foods
- High-fiber foods
- Aminosalicylate medicines (such as, sulfasalazine, mesalamine, olsalazine, balsalazide disodium)
- Steroid anti-inflammatory medicines (such as, prednisone, methylprednisolone, budesonide)
- Immune modifier medicines (such as, azathioprine, 6-mercaptopurine, cyclosporine)
- Biological agents (such as, infliximab, adalimumab)
American Gastroenterological Society http://www.gastro.org/
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America http://www.ccfa.org/
The Canadian Association of Gastroenterology http://www.cag-acg.org/
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada http://www.ccfc.ca
Richman S, Schub T. Ulcerative colitis. EBSCO Nursing Reference Center. Available at: www.ebscohost.com/pointOfCare/nrc-about . Updated August 2012. Accessed September 5, 2012.
Ulcerative colitis. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us . Updated September 2, 2012. Accessed September 5, 2012.
What is ulcerative colitis? Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America website. Available at: www.ccfa.org/what-are-crohns-and-colitis/what-is-ulcerative-colitis/ . Accessed September 5, 2012.
- Reviewer: Daus Mahnke, MD
- Review Date: 09/2013 -
- Update Date: 09/30/2013 -
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