Tabloid Could Be Viable Alternative for IBD Resistant to Drug Therapies

Tabloid Could Be Viable Alternative for IBD Resistant to Drug Therapies
Tabloid (thioguanine or TG) has comparable effectiveness and side effects to conventional immunomodulator drugs in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) who did not previously respond to such treatments, a study published in the United European Gastroenterology Journal showed. “The safety data for TG is reassuring,” the authors wrote. “We acknowledge that [the side effects], rather than the clinical effectiveness of TG, is the key message that clinicians may find most useful when translating our findings to everyday clinical practice,” they added. For the study, titled “Thioguanine in inflammatory bowel disease: Long-term effica
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