A 24-year-old male asked:
i was diagnosed with left sided colitis. will i have to medication ( like mesalazine) lifelong?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
General Surgery 56 years experience
Depends on type: Life long medication depends on type of colitis, common non specific colitis or due to infections needs medication till it clears , how ever if it is ulcerative colitis will need , even in ulcerative colitis , the luck ones with prolonged remission will not need during that period.
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Last updated Jun 20, 2020
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