Review article: practical management of inflammatory bowel disease patients taking immunomodulators.

Abstract

Azathioprine, mercaptopurine, methotrexate, ciclosporin and tacrolimus all have their respective niches in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease. These immunomodulators are potent and effective medications; however, they potentially have serious toxicity. To maximize benefit and minimize risk, clinicians must understand the mechanism of action… (More)

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@article{Siegel2005ReviewAP, title={Review article: practical management of inflammatory bowel disease patients taking immunomodulators.}, author={Corey Allan Siegel and Bruce E Sands}, journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics}, year={2005}, volume={22 1}, pages={1-16} }