• patients
  • Absorption studies in ulcerative colitis patients have shown up to 50% absorption of hydrocortisone administered as Cortenema┬« and up to 30% of hydrocortisone acetate administered in an identical vehicle. (drugs.com)
  • In patients with ulcerative colitis, however, the immune system is abnormally and chronically activated in the absence of any known invader. (rxlist.com)
  • Some patients with proctosigmoiditis also develop bloody diarrhea and cramps. (rxlist.com)
  • Generally, however, patients with pancolitis suffer more severe disease and are more difficult to treat than those with more limited forms of ulcerative colitis. (rxlist.com)