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Flashcards in IBD Tx Deck (15):
1

Which drug families are utilized for UC?

5-ASA, TNF-a inhibitor, a-4 Integrin inhibitor

2

When would you use Olsalazine?

UC maintenance

3

When would you use Balsalazide?

Active UC

4

At what severity would you use a 5-ASA drug?

Mild/moderate UC

5

What are the SE to be worried about with TNF-a inhibitors?

TB infection, liver toxicity

6

Which TNF-a inhibitor is used for UC only?

Golimumab

7

Which TNF-a inhibitor is used for CD only?

Certolizumab

8

What SE should you be worried about with a-4 integrin drugs?

PML

9

What other drugs should you not take when on an a-4 integrin?

TNF-a inhibitor

10

When would you use an a-4 integrin drug?

For Tx-resistant IBD

11

Which a-4 integrin can be used in UC and CD?

Vedolizumab

12

Which a-4 integrin is only used in CD?

Natalizumab

13

Which drug families are utilized for CD?

IL-12/23 inhibitors, TNF-a inhibitors, a-4 integrin inhbitors

14

What SE should you be worried about with IL-12/23 inhibitors?

TB infection

15

When are IL-12/23 inhibitors used?

Tx-resistant CD