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is cayenne pepper supplement good or bad for ulcerative colitis? is there any natural supplement that helps with colitis?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
UC: There is no specific diet or dietary restriction in UC. If it bothers you then don't use it is a good rule of thumb. Some might think that cayenne pepper would be bad, but there is no evidence to support that. There is no natural supplement but medications generally work quite well.
Answered on May 3, 2018
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