Methotrexate and Thioguanine Rescue Therapy for Conventional Thiopurine Failing Ulcerative Colitis Patients: A Multi-center Database Study on Tolerability and Effectiveness

Berrie Meijer, Chris J. J. Mulder, Gerd Bouma, Cyriel Y. Ponsioen, C. Janneke van der Woude, Andrea E. van der Meulen, Dion S. J. Wintjens, Gerard Dijkstra, Frank Hoentjen, Bas Oldenburg, Adriaan A. van Bodegraven, Nanne K. H. de Boer, Dutch Initiative Crohn and Colitis

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1558-1565
Number of pages8
JournalInflammatory Bowel Diseases
Volume24
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2018

Keywords

  • thiopurines
  • rescue therapy
  • methotrexate
  • thioguanine
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • ulcerative colitis
  • INFLAMMATORY-BOWEL-DISEASE
  • NODULAR REGENERATIVE HYPERPLASIA
  • CROHNS-DISEASE
  • MEDICAL-MANAGEMENT
  • INTERCEPT COHORTS
  • 6-THIOGUANINE
  • INFLIXIMAB
  • CONSENSUS
  • PREVALENCE
  • EFFICACY

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Meijer, B., Mulder, C. J. J., Bouma, G., Ponsioen, C. Y., van der Woude, C. J., van der Meulen, A. E., Wintjens, D. S. J., Dijkstra, G., Hoentjen, F., Oldenburg, B., van Bodegraven, A. A., de Boer, N. K. H., & Dutch Initiative Crohn and Colitis (2018). Methotrexate and Thioguanine Rescue Therapy for Conventional Thiopurine Failing Ulcerative Colitis Patients: A Multi-center Database Study on Tolerability and Effectiveness. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 24(7), 1558-1565. https://doi.org/10.1093/ibd/izy047