Ulcerative colitis is chronic inflammatory bowel disease. Ulcerative colitis is limited to the large intestine and the rectum. It usually starts in the rectum and lower colon, but may also spread to involve the entire colon.
Although exact causative factors are unknown, it seems that a disturbed immune system is responsible.
Ulcerative colitis predominantly presents with abdominal complains like loose stools and pain. This results in to weight loss in short span of time. There is loss of appetite and tired feeling.
The attacks of ulcerative colitis can be absent for certain period of time known as remission period.
This period can lasts up to about few months or years but it does not mean it has gone. Eventually symptoms return.
When ulcerative colitis occurs in young children there are chances of delay in growth and development.
Homeopathic treatment for ulcerative colitis has good success rate because it is the best system of medicine which sets the immune system right and helps fight the disease safely as well as naturally.