A Prospective Randomized Observer-Blind 2-Year Trial of Azathioprine Monotherapy versus Azathioprine and Olsalazine for the Maintenance of Remission of Steroid-Dependent Ulcerative Colitis

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OBJECTIVE:The aim of this prospective study was to assess whether the coadministration of azathioprine (AZA) and olsalazine is superior to AZA monotherapy in maintaining remission of steroid-dependent ulcerative colitis (UC).METHODS:Patients with steroid-dependent UC in remission were randomized to receive AZA alone (2.2 mg/kg) or in combination with… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2004.11481.x

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