Animation - Understanding the Risks and Benefits of IBD Therapies
Patients and physicians must balance the risks associated with untreated inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) with the risks and benefits associated with potential treatments. This animation describes risks of untreated IBD as well as the benefits and side effects of drugs used to treat IBD, including aminosalicylates (5-ASAs), antibiotics, steroids, immunomodulators, and biologics.
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Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.
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This website is part of the Animated Patient™ series developed by Mechanisms in Medicine Inc., to provide highly visual formats of learning for patients to improve their understanding, make informed decisions, and partner with their health care professionals for optimal outcomes.