Your immune system overreacts when it comes to your intestine, which can bring on a host of other problems.
Team Up With a Specialist
Your partnership with your doctor is key to handling your ulcerative colitis. Little things you do can help.
More Than Mild? Medicines Your Doctor Might Prescribe
If you have moderate to severe ulcerative colitis, your doctor will consider several different types of medications, including 5-ASAs, corticosteroids, and drugs that work on your immune system. Get to know what each type of medicine does.
Signs You Need to Change Your Treatment
Sometimes your first approach isn’t the right one. These clues may help you know when to talk with your doctor about a new path to remission.