How are abdominal cramps reduced in Crohn disease?

Updated: Jul 26, 2019
  • Author: Leyla J Ghazi, MD; Chief Editor: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF  more...
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Abdominal cramps may be reduced with antispasm agents such as propantheline, dicyclomine, or hyoscyamine. However, these drugs should not be used if there is the possibility of bowel obstruction. [2, 85]


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