I haven't heard anything about
a new 5-ASA. I know there are late-stage studies going on with a new combination drug that includes prednisone and a 4-ASA, Colazal I believe.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Avascular necrosis in both shoulders is my "forever" gift from steroid therapy.
Colazal, Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri. In remission since April, 2006.
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