VIDEO: IV iron therapy ‘rapidly’ restores iron in IBD patients with active inflammation

VIDEO: IV iron therapy ‘rapidly’ restores iron in IBD patients with active inflammation

In this Healio Gastroenterology video exclusive, Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, FACG, discussed intravenous iron products being used in the treatment iron deficiency anemia in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.Hanauer, medical director of the Digestive Health Center at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, presented the research at the Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Annual Meeting.He said iron deficiency anemia is common in patients with ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease because these patients tend to have bleeding and blood loss through theRead More

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