Before you’re offered any treatment for Microscopic Colitis your doctor will review the medicines you already take for other conditions.
There may be several options for treatment depending on the severity of the symptoms patient experience;
Symptoms may start to get better within one or two days but for some people it can take around three to six weeks.
Most people get better with these approaches but if they don’t work for you other treatments may be tried.
Surgery is very rarely needed, but for the few people where other approaches haven’t been successful this can be an option.