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    Is medication required forever if I have UC?

    Prescribed medication Mezavant- will it be needed longterm? Can diet help?
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    For more than 25 years, Crohn’s & Colitis Australia™ (formerly the Australian Crohn’s and Colitis Association) has been making life more liveable for more than … View Profile

    Mezavant and other medications of a similar compound are effective in helping to reduce flare-ups and maintain remission when taken continuously over a long period of time or indefinitely.

    There is no diet that is going to give the same therapeutic effect, but some dietary measures might be of help in individuals experiencing lingering symptoms

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