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aloe vera ulcerative colitis

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Not at all.: If you have u.C. You should have a good and regular routine of visits with a GI specialist. There is no evidence that aloe vera juice helps u.C. Sor ... Read More
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Answered before: Not effective!

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amit Kharod
78 years experience General Surgery
Not effective: Aloe is typicallyvaken as a gentle laxative. It may have some symptomatic relief but shouldnt make the colitis worse.
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not very: Aloe vera juice is not a standard therapy for ulcerative colitis and will not treat it. In fact, not taking appropriate meds for the disease can lead ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience General Surgery
Mesacol: Ulcerative colitis is inflammatory bowel disease. Unfortunately what we understand about uc is that a flare up can occur even while taking medication ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Yes , if it helps you and make you feel better, sorry you are suffering for 8 years from this terrible disease, make sure go go for regular colonosco ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Difficult problem: Crohn's and ulcerative colitis are both difficult problems. The surgical procedures, resection, ostomy, anastomosis are added when medical therapy alo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Lots: Steroids (oral, iv, rectal); sulfasalazine (azulfidine) Mesalamine in various forms (oral, -lialda, asacol, pentasa, apriso, generic; rowasa, (mesal ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience General Surgery
Find your balance: Get your life into balance to get the disease into remission and stick with it. Sacrifice what you must, get the right medications or whatever. Then- ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Probably: What goes in must come out. Careful of spices and food additives.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Boardman
24 years experience General Surgery
Ulcerative Colitis: The best treatment for ulcerative colitis is suppression therapy and close monitoring for the complications of the disease. There is no cure for the ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Most of the cases are found in children over 10 years old.

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