Dr. Kim Benner, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP, FPPAG, professor of pharmacy practice at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy at Samford University, and Jade Peoples, a 2017 Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy, discuss the second condition of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Ulcerative Colitis (UC). They will talk about the symptoms of the disease, the difference between it and Crohn’s disease along with what treatments may be best to help manage the condition.
DID YOU KNOW?
Probiotics may be used as add on therapy to help patients with UC, especially the probiotic VSL#3.
For more information on UC or Crohn’s Disease, visit http://www.crohnscolitisfoundation.org.