Desensitization to sulfasalazine after hypersensitivity reactions in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

@article{Korelitz1984DesensitizationTS,
  title={Desensitization to sulfasalazine after hypersensitivity reactions in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={Burton I. Korelitz and Daniel H. Present and Peter H. Rubin and S E Fochios},
  journal={Journal of clinical gastroenterology},
  year={1984},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={27-31}
}
Desensitization to sulfasalazine was successful in 40/47 (85%) patients with IBD who previously had hypersensitivity reactions. The desensitization with sulfasalazine was well-tolerated with no serious complications in short- or long-term follow-up. The course of IBD was subsequently favorable in 35/40 (87%) for extended periods including 17/17 (100%) with… CONTINUE READING