gut bacteria infections can be a long-term effect of antibiotics

What Are the Possible Long-Term Effects of Antibiotics?

Medically reviewed by Jonathan Hansen, MD, PhD If there’s one thing to remember…


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The Most Commonly Prescribed Antibiotics for IBD

Medically reviewed by Jonathan Hansen, MD, PhD If you’re like so many of us,…


clostridium difficile bacteria is often a reason IBD patients are prescribed an antibiotic

5 Reasons You Might Be Prescribed an Antibiotic

Medically reviewed by Jonathan Hansen, MD, PhD Antibiotics are not a go-to drug…


Common Biologics for IBD

Medically reviewed by Jonathan Hansen, MD, PhD Biologic medicines are different…


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Common Anti-Inflammatory Drugs for IBD

Medically reviewed by Matthew Hamilton, MD Of all the medical treatments for…


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Fast Facts About 5-ASAs

Medically reviewed by Matthew Hamilton, MD The vast majority of people…


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5 Long-Term Effects of Steroid Use

Medically reviewed by Matthew Hamilton, MD While steroids are often used as a…


Immunomodulators: What to Consider When Taking AZA or 6-MP

Medically reviewed by Jonathan Hansen, MD, PhD There are two immunomodulators…


Pills to Suppress the Immune System for IBD

Medically reviewed by Jonathan Hansen, MD, PhD Often, immune-system-suppressing…


What You Need to Know About Biologics

Medically reviewed by Jonathan Hansen, MD, PhD Biologics are a group of the…