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Is there any over the counter treatments for colitis. In the…

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Is there any over the counter treatments for colitis

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In the past and none

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago

What is your age and gender?

Is it ulcerative colitis or different colitis?

What have you tried?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
55 And it’s Ulcerative colitis
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I’m just take an anti-diarrheal in medications
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55 male
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answer please
Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago

Unfortunately, ulcerative colitis does not have any over the counter treatment.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Can I get a prescription from this place
Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago

Without personal exam, online prescription is illegal.

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago

Ulcerative colitis can cause serious and significant complications if not treated appropriately.

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago

Following herbs may be beneficial in ulcerative colitis;

1) Psyllium seeds (Plantaginis ovatae)

2 Boswellia (Boswellia serrata)

3) Curcumin or turmeric (Curcuma longa)

4) Slippery elm (Ulmus fulva)

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 month ago

These foods may aggravate symptoms of ulcerative colitis;

chocolate,

beans,

spicy foods,

fried foods

artificial sweeteners.

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