Immunosuppressive Medications

At a Glance

Imunnosupressant drugs are used to inhibit the immune system from producing an inflammatory response, which causes ulcerative colitis. These drugs, which are used alone and in combination, are typically used when the disease has not responded to other treatments, or for maintenance of remissions.

Community: Immunosuppressive Medications

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

Melatonin is a naturally occurring hormone in the body that is produced by the pineal gland. It has been well known for its role in the sleep cycle but has more recently been shown to function as an antioxidant and as a player in proper immune system functioning.   There is currently a Phase II clinical trial recruiting subjects with…

Immunosuppressive Medications
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

Elizabeth Roberts, Health Guide, answered Has anyone combined naturopathic… Hi Judy, I've been Dx'd with UC for ten years now, but believe I've had for…

10/31/08

8 answers

Reply

Elizabeth Roberts, Health Guide, answered Has this drug ever been linked to… HI Eileen,   I'm sorry to hear your husband is in such a rough patch of…

10/09/08

4 answers

Reply

Hope Trachtenberg-Fifer, Health Guide, answered What is better for kids with UC --… C-reactive protein (CRP) and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) are both…

08/19/08

2 answers

Reply

Showing 1 - 3 of 3 results

Related Content: Immunosuppressive Medications