Skip Navigation LinksHome > April 2001 - Volume 32 - Issue 4 > Use of Verapamil for the Symptomatic Treatment of Microscopi...
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology:
Case Reports

Use of Verapamil for the Symptomatic Treatment of Microscopic Colitis

Scheidler, Mark D. M.D.; Meiselman, Mick M.D.

Collapse Box

Abstract

Background: The initial use of verapamil for the symptomatic treatment of microscopic colitis is reported.

Study: Four patients diagnosed with microscopic colitis who failed to respond to conventional therapy are presented.

Results: Verapamil was instituted, resulting in prompt and sustained resolution of symptoms.

Conclusions: This therapy was convenient and well tolerated.

© 2001 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

Login

Search for Similar Articles
You may search for similar articles that contain these same keywords or you may modify the keyword list to augment your search.