WHAT IS CROHN’S DISEASE? Crohn’s disease is an autoimmune disease, which means that the body overreacts to substances or tissues in the GI tract that it does not recognize as its own. This results in uncontrolled inflammation of the digestive tract, anywhere from the mouth to the anorectal area. What are symptoms of Crohn’s disease?
Medication Guide: “Biologics” for IBD This is a medication safety guide for patients deciding to take one of the “biologics” drugs for colitis or Crohns disease. This is adapted from the guide for Biologics but the information applies to all “TNF blocker” drugs in the category. These medications block the effect of one of the