Cant get my poo to harden

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dreamer06
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Date Joined Jun 2008
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   Posted 10/5/2009 11:52 AM (GMT -7)   
I have had crohns for two years and lately I cant get my poop to harden. I have a colostomy and this morning I woke up and the bag exploded and I was covered in poop. I have been trying to eat things that are known to make your poop harder such as bananas, marshmellows, pasta. I am also on remicade and after a session I am usually doing well but this last time didn't seem to do anything to help my poo. Do you have any suggestions to get my poop to harden up.
Diagnosed with Crohns Oct. '07.  Have had 9 abcess/ fistula surgeries.  Colostomy 20 March 2009.
 
Current Meds:
Imuran 200 mg                            Omeprazole 20mg                     Vitamin D 2000 i.u.          Remicade 10mg x8wks
Synthroid 112mg                          Lexapro 20mg                           Tylenol  50mg
Birth Control                                 Calcium  500mg                         Morphine 40mg
Sucralfate 1gm x4                         Multi Vit                                     Cyclizine   50mg
 


Nanners
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Date Joined Apr 2005
Total Posts : 14995
   Posted 10/5/2009 12:03 PM (GMT -7)   
Hey dreamer,

You might want to pop into the ostomy forum and see if they have any answers for you. Good luck!

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Crohn's Disease for over 33 years. Currently on Asacol, Prilosec, Estrace, Prinivil, Diltiazem, Percoset prn for pain, Zofran, Phenergan, Probiotics, Calcium  w/Vit D, and Xanax as needed. Resections in 2002 and 2005. Also diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, Osteoarthritis, and Anxiety. Currently my Crohns is in remission, but my joints are going crazy!
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