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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.

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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.


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