#MondayNightIBD and Fatigue

#MondayNightIBD is an open access learning forum on twitter. It was recently highlighted in Gastroenterology and Endoscopy News: A #MondayNightIBD Conversation: Fatigue, a Frustrating, Multifactorial Manifestation of IBD (requires login)

For the issue of fatigue and IBD, besides active IBD and anemia, the authors recommend considering medication side effects (especially from immunomodulators/corticosteroids and cannabis), mental health, sleep disorders, and nutritional concerns (?role for thiamine supplementation). Even when all these issues are addressed, many times fatigue persists.

Here is the proposed algorithm from July 24, 2020.

#MondayNightIBD has a lot of topics that they have covered including functional medicine, COVID, sexual health, utilizing social medicine, grief and pharmacology.

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