Blood Test results back Crohn's is Active again

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Aussie Sheila
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   Posted 1/3/2008 6:38 PM (GMT -6)   
I got my blood test results when the Doctor rang me this morning, High CRP, High WBC and High Ggt WHICH HE SAYS IS DUE TO CROHN'S Active Inflammation. No wonder i Feel so tired. My cholesterol is very high also and he wants me to start a cholesterol lowering medication, what are others experiences with active crohn's using cholesterol lowering medication? What side effects have you experienced?

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   Posted 1/3/2008 6:41 PM (GMT -6)   

My hubby was on Questran for his Crohn's and it was a med for lowering cholesterol. I know some of the meds may make you feel tired but most people adjust.

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