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Colitis Summary

Description: Inflammation of the COLON section of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE), usually with symptoms such as DIARRHEA (often with blood and mucus), ABDOMINAL PAIN, and FEVER.

Also Known As: Colitides

Networked: 9751 relevant articles (1069 outcomes, 1575 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Colitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Dextran Sulfate : 83 outcomes 232 studies in 1103 results : IBA
  2. Dextrans (Dextran) : 74 outcomes 170 studies in 1086 results : FDA 4
  3. Mesalamine (Mesalazine) : 48 outcomes 34 studies in 194 results : FDA 10 Generic
  4. sodium sulfate (sodium bisulfate) : 44 outcomes 112 studies in 723 results : FDA 7 Generic
  5. Interleukin-10 (Interleukin 10) : 41 outcomes 41 studies in 422 results : IBA
  6. Acetic Acid (Vinegar) : 37 outcomes 56 studies in 295 results : FDA 23 Generic
  7. Cytokines : 34 outcomes 25 studies in 429 results : IBA
  8. Peroxidase (Myeloperoxidase) : 32 outcomes 7 studies in 340 results : IBA
  9. Sodium : 29 outcomes 65 studies in 387 results : IBA
  10. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 25 outcomes 29 studies in 356 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Colitis

  1. Inflammation
  2. Ulcerative Colitis
  3. Crohn Disease (Crohn's Disease)
  4. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (Inflammatory Bowel Disease)
  5. Body Weight (Weight, Body)
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Key Therapies for Colitis

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  1. Oral Administration : 31 outcomes 16 studies in 245 results
  2. Enema (Enemas) : 29 outcomes 38 studies in 307 results
  3. Colectomy : 15 outcomes 29 studies in 356 results
  4. Rectal Administration : 9 outcomes 9 studies in 92 results
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 9 outcomes 5 studies in 94 results
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