Treatment and prevention of pouchitis after ileal pouch‐anal anastomosis for chronic ulcerative colitis

Review (13 studies, n=517) found very low quality evidence suggesting ciprofloxacin may be more effective than metronidazole for acute pouchitis and low quality evidence that VSL#3 (probiotic) may be more effective than placebo for remission maintenance in chronic pouchitis.


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