been on it for over a year now. At first I gained about 6 to 8 pounds...but that has since dropped off. The only weight gain for me now is if I don't pass anything for a day or more.
But remember the mantra for all sufferers of crohns..."the disease and the treatments affect everyone differently"
dx IBS 1999 UC 2000 CD 2001
Tested BIOGEN TYSABRI (gave me 2 years of remission)
tried Naltrexone Jan. 19, 2007 Stopped the Naltrexone July 28th...started Humira Aug 31st, 2007...current dose one shot every week. Also nightly dose of mesalamine.
Surgery Nov 4th, 2008 removed 30 inches of small bowel.
Crohns is currently active and has been since April of 2005
52 yrs old