Colonic Polyps Medication

Updated: Jun 26, 2018
  • Author: Gregory H Enders, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Medication

Medication Summary

No drug therapy is proven or recommended for colonic polyps. More studies are required to assess the potential use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in order to elucidate their mechanism of action in causing colonic polyp regression and to determine why they do not appear to prevent cancer development.