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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
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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.
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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
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Introduction to Gastrointestinal Diseases. Vol. 1

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Jakub Fichna, editor. --Cham: Springer , 2017.
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Learn the basics and more of gastrointestinal diseases. Functional GI disorders and inflammatory bowel diseases have become a major medical, social and economic burden worldwide. The larger the number of patients suffering from irritable bowel syndrome or inflammatory bowel diseases, the greater the need to properly diagnose and cure. This book is a comprehensive guide through GI diseases, which can be used by practitioners and patients. It will allow: to explore the mechanisms underlying GI di…
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Other Authors
Fichna, Jakub
Responsibility
Jakub Fichna, editor
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 139 pages) : 9 illus.
ISBN
9783319490168
9783319490151 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - therapy
Irritable Bowel Syndrome - therapy
Abstract
Learn the basics and more of gastrointestinal diseases. Functional GI disorders and inflammatory bowel diseases have become a major medical, social and economic burden worldwide. The larger the number of patients suffering from irritable bowel syndrome or inflammatory bowel diseases, the greater the need to properly diagnose and cure. This book is a comprehensive guide through GI diseases, which can be used by practitioners and patients. It will allow: to explore the mechanisms underlying GI diseases; to accurately diagnose and find the best treatment; to learn how to alleviate GI disease symptoms by changing diet and lifestyle. This guide has been written by experts in the field who understand the needs of doctors and their patients. With this book, you will make sure that the GI disease can be properly managed.
Contents
Part I.. Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Functional Gastrointestinal Diseases -- 1. Current Theories for Development of Irritable Bowel Syndrome .2. Clinical Features of Irritable Bowel Syndrome -- 3. Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Diagnosis -- 4. Pharmacological and Clinical Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome -- 5. IBS Patient’s Guide -- Part II. Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- 6. Pathogenesis of IBD -- 7. Clinical Features -- 8. Diagnostic Criteria in IBD (with Comments) -- 9. Clinical Treatment in IBD -- 10. IBD Patient’s Guide.
Format
e-Book
Location
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