Establishing and maintaining remission of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) symptoms before and during pregnancy is important for the health of both the mother and child. This animation describes the treatment options available to women who are or wish to become pregnant, including most drugs (aminosalicylates, steroids, immunomodulators, and biologics) that are regularly used to treat IBD (except thalidomide and methotrexate).
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