Which alternative and complimentary therapies may be beneficial for pediatric Crohn disease?

Updated: Oct 23, 2018
  • Author: Andrew B Grossman, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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Patients and their families frequently use alternative and complimentary therapies. A potential beneficial effect has been observed with the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil. Probiotics might provide some treatment benefit, although studies have yielded inconsistent results.


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