Flashcards in IBD Tx Deck (15):
Which drug families are utilized for UC?
5-ASA, TNF-a inhibitor, a-4 Integrin inhibitor
When would you use Olsalazine?
When would you use Balsalazide?
At what severity would you use a 5-ASA drug?
What are the SE to be worried about with TNF-a inhibitors?
TB infection, liver toxicity
Which TNF-a inhibitor is used for UC only?
Which TNF-a inhibitor is used for CD only?
What SE should you be worried about with a-4 integrin drugs?
What other drugs should you not take when on an a-4 integrin?
When would you use an a-4 integrin drug?
For Tx-resistant IBD
Which a-4 integrin can be used in UC and CD?
Which a-4 integrin is only used in CD?
Which drug families are utilized for CD?
IL-12/23 inhibitors, TNF-a inhibitors, a-4 integrin inhbitors
What SE should you be worried about with IL-12/23 inhibitors?