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5-Aminosalicylate (5-ASA) for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

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Nova Scotia Collaborative IBD Program

5-aminosalicylate (5-ASA) is a medication often used to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Topics include: what does 5-ASA do, which 5-ASA you should take, how to take 5-ASA, what other medications you can take, and how 5-ASA will help. 

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