5 -ASA group of drugs and steroids are the mainstay in the treatment of ulcerative colitis. If the symptoms are not controlled with these drugs or if you develop side effects you may consider the second line medications like immunomodulator drugs and biologic therapy.
Discuss with your gastro about these options.
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