well this diltiazem can take UP to 3 weeks to begin working....its been8 and I am sure the new area had gotten the meds on it when I apply it on the origional....it is vasaline bsed but sometimes I use them meds then not too long later I have a BM and wonder with my wiping and flushable wipes if I should reapply the ointment. I am still having loose stools post op...things are sinking.in the toilet now at least most of the time. I dont see my colorectal MD til july 30....my GI Oct 14..
Dx with Crohn's 1987, symptoms as early as 1984.
Temp iliostomy February 2007, reversed June 2007, Ovarian cysts, migraines, allergies (incl food allergies) , oral allergy syndrome (diff than true food allergies), Asthma, Gall Bladder removed 1999, Inguenal hernia 1987