Crohn Disease Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

infliximab Infliximab

Infliximab reduces the effects of a substance in the body that can cause inflammation...learn more »

budesonide (oral) Budesonide (oral)

Budesonide is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation....learn more »

sulfasalazine Sulfasalazine

Sulfasalazine affects a substance in the body that causes inflammation, tissue damage, and diarrhea...learn more »

prednisone Prednisone

Prednisone is a steroid. Prednisone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Prednisone also suppresses the immune system...learn more »

prednisolone Prednisolone

Prednisolone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

azathioprine Azathioprine

Azathioprine lowers your body's immune system. The immune system helps your body fight infections. The immune system can also fight or "reject" a transplante...learn more »





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