Skip header and navigation

2 records – page 1 of 1.

5-Aminosalicylate (5-ASA) for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35397
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Collaborative IBD Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1483
Available Online
View Pamphlet
5-aminosalicylate (5-ASA) is a medication often used to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It helps to controll active ulcerative colitis, or Crohn’s colitis and keep mild to moderate ulcerative colitis in remission (period of recovery). Topics include: what does 5-ASA do, which 5-ASA you should take, how to take 5-ASA, what other medications you can take, and how 5-ASA will help. The pamphlet also describes side effects and how long you will need to take 5-ASA.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Collaborative IBD Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - drug therapy
Crohn Disease - drug therapy
Colitis - drug therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Inflammatory bowel diseases
Crohn's disease
Colitis
Abstract
5-aminosalicylate (5-ASA) is a medication often used to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It helps to controll active ulcerative colitis, or Crohn’s colitis and keep mild to moderate ulcerative colitis in remission (period of recovery). Topics include: what does 5-ASA do, which 5-ASA you should take, how to take 5-ASA, what other medications you can take, and how 5-ASA will help. The pamphlet also describes side effects and how long you will need to take 5-ASA.
Notes
Previous title: 5-Aminosalicylate (5-ASA)
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Collaborative IBD Program
Pamphlet Number
1483
Less detail

Ustekinumab (Stelara) therapy for Crohn's disease

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35722
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Gastroenterology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1695
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Your healthcare provider believes treatment with a medicine called ustekinumab (Stelara®) may help to manage your Crohn’s disease. In this pamphlet you will find basic information about ustekinumab to help you make an informed decision about whether or not to use this treatment. Topics include: a brief description of the medicine, how it works, how it is given, precautions, side effects, symptoms to watch out for, pregnancy & breastfeeding, and other important things to know when undergoing thi…
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Gastroenterology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Ustekinumab
Crohn Disease - drug therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Crohn's disease
Gastrointestinal agents
Abstract
Your healthcare provider believes treatment with a medicine called ustekinumab (Stelara®) may help to manage your Crohn’s disease. In this pamphlet you will find basic information about ustekinumab to help you make an informed decision about whether or not to use this treatment. Topics include: a brief description of the medicine, how it works, how it is given, precautions, side effects, symptoms to watch out for, pregnancy & breastfeeding, and other important things to know when undergoing this treatment.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Alison Harding BSc, Jennifer Stewart RN, CCRP, Dr. Des Leddin; Gastroenterology
Pamphlet Number
1695
Less detail