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Omeprazole ulcerative colitis

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Complicated question: Inflammatory bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis & Crohn's disease, is a complicated illness linked to many other conditions eg erectile dys... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
General Surgery 33 years experience
Management/surgery: Ulcerative colitis can be managed medically. It is a lot of work focusing on normalizing bowel movements (2 soft daily), avoiding irritants (they vary... Read More
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Gastroenterology 18 years experience
Medications surgery: The mainstay of treatment is medical, however a small proportion of very sick patients end up needing a colectomy (removal of the colon). Medication ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Edmison
Gastroenterology 20 years experience
Diarrhea: The most common symptoms include diarrhea, hematochezia (blood per rectum) and abdominal pain / cramps. Less common symptoms include constipation, te... Read More
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Dr. Frederick Buechel, Jr. MD
Orthopedic Surgery 21 years experience
Many: Bleeding in your stool, cramping in your stomach that is really bad, intolerace to alcohol, weight loss, frequent loose bloody stools, mucous in your ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Symptoms and : Via colonoscopy. Biopsies will be taken during the procedure and interpretation by a pathologist and may show characteristics of ulcerative colitis. ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Ulcerative colitis: Ulcerative colitis can be relatively easy to diagnose because it normally affects only the colon and rectum and usually causes an obvious change in d... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
NO If you take care : Ulcerative colitis most of the time could be controlled , with aim of prolonged remission, possible to prevent most of complications , need to be fo... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Yang
38 years experience
Varied: Uc can manifest many ways but in general diarrhea, pain and bleeding are the most common.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Bodzin
General Surgery 52 years experience
Probably not: Many holistic therapies have been tried for uc, some with success. It probably wouldn't hurt so give it a try. Give it a week or two, if no improvem... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
I assume: you are having bloody diarrhea? There are various other causes besides ulcerative colitis. No way to tell based on limited info. Best course is to ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irina Kovatch
Surgery 15 years experience
See below: Have a GI doctor who follows you regularly. Chronic disease as well as acute attacks are usually managed with medications. Avoid foods that make your ... Read More
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