Medications for Colitis
About Colitis: Colitis occurs when there is inflammation of the colon and can range from mild to severe. Symptoms include mild to severe abdominal pain, diarrhea with or without blood, constipation, fatigue, loss appetite and weight. Colitis types are classified by the condition that has caused the inflammation. Examples include infectious colitis (eg. pseudomembranous colitis and enterocolitis), ischemic colitis, ulcerative colitis, crohn’s disease colitis, microscopic colitis (eg. lymphocytic colitis), allergic colitis, chemical colitis and medication-associated colitis.
Topics under Colitis
- Enterocolitis (48 drugs in 2 topics)
- Noninfectious Colitis (18 drugs in 2 topics)
- Pseudomembranous Colitis (8 drugs)
- Ulcerative Colitis (116 drugs in 3 topics)
Learn more about Colitis
IBM Watson Micromedex
- Gastroenteritis in Children
- Infectious Colitis
- Microscopic Colitis
- Traveler's Diarrhea
ICD-10 CM Clinical Codes (External)
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