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   Posted 1/6/2009 11:02 PM (GMT -6)   
I have read a few threads that say that there is a pill form of Questran.  I asked my doctor about it and he acted like it was only in the powder form.  Deos anyone know???

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   Posted 1/6/2009 11:10 PM (GMT -6)   
That would be great if there was. My doctor gave me Questran too in powder form.  I hate drinking that crap, and I actually skip taking it sometimes because I just cant get it down.

Dianogsed with Crohns: At 16 years old. 22 years old now.
Surgeries:2 Bowel Resections, Gallbladder Removed.
Current Meds: Humira (bi-weekly)

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   Posted 1/6/2009 11:19 PM (GMT -6)   
Yes, there is a pill form. From what I've been told it doesn't work as well though. Although a few here have claimed it helped. I hate taking the powder myself, but I think it's what also helps to soak up the bile and stuff. Since it saves my butt, literally, I don't want to take the risk! :)
Diagnosed with Crohn's Disease 2/06 after sever GI bleed. Has been suffering since 1998. History of rectal fistula and gallbladder removal. Taking Asacol, Questran, Toprol XL (for high blood pressure).

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   Posted 1/6/2009 11:34 PM (GMT -6)   
The pill form is called WelChol.
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