Online Survey Reveals Ulcerative Colitis Patients More Worried About Disease Complications Than Drug Side Effects

Online Survey Reveals Ulcerative Colitis Patients More Worried About Disease Complications Than Drug Side Effects
A survey to help in the development of a web-based, multimedia treatment decision aid for patients with ulcerative colitis showed that patients are more worried about complications of their disease than the risk of experiencing side effects of the medication they use. The findings were published in the journal Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, titled “Patients with Ulcerative Colitis Are

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One comment

  1. Kim says:

    To e honest, I am very concerned about medication side effects, but I recognize the the benefits out weigh the negatives. I make sure to keep all my lab & medical appointments and tell my Dr about any new symptoms even even if they don’t seem related to my Pan ulcerative colitis.

    Even when medically controlled I still have so many extra intestinal manifestations of disease that I am very debilitated

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