Probiotics in inflammatory bowel disease

Jennifer L. Jones, Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein

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There have been no reports of severe adverse advents with the use of probiotics in humans in clinical trials. However, at this time there is very little evidence to justify the use of probiotics for the treatment of Crohn's disease but some data exists to suggest that probiotics may be useful in the management of ulcerative colitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)44-50
Number of pages7
JournalPractical Gastroenterology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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