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Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) Summary

Description: Chronic, non-specific inflammation of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT. Etiology may be genetic or environmental. This term includes CROHN DISEASE and ULCERATIVE COLITIS.

Also Known As: Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Bowel Diseases, Inflammatory

Networked: 10993 relevant articles (669 outcomes, 1158 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Azathioprine (Imuran) : 53 outcomes 25 studies in 368 results : FDA 7 Generic
  2. 6-Mercaptopurine (Mercaptopurine) : 42 outcomes 16 studies in 215 results : FDA 4 Generic
  3. infliximab (Remicade) : 41 outcomes 43 studies in 384 results : FDA 2
  4. Mesalamine (Mesalazine) : 41 outcomes 28 studies in 333 results : FDA 10 Generic
  5. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 29 outcomes 26 studies in 516 results : IBA
  6. Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine) : 22 outcomes 8 studies in 229 results : FDA 16 Generic
  7. Methotrexate (Mexate) : 16 outcomes 12 studies in 84 results : FDA 8 Generic
  8. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 16 outcomes 9 studies in 154 results : IBA
  9. Cytokines : 13 outcomes 24 studies in 401 results : IBA
  10. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 12 outcomes 6 studies in 35 results : FDA 7 Generic
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Diseases Related to Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

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

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  1. Biological Therapy : 16 outcomes 5 studies in 173 results
  2. Blood Component Removal (Apheresis) : 9 outcomes 5 studies in 31 results
  3. Therapeutics : 8 outcomes 2 studies in 55 results
  4. Enteral Nutrition (Feeding, Tube) : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 45 results
  5. Colectomy : 4 outcomes 17 studies in 147 results
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