I had dry itchy skin, that would turn red, then heal much whiter than my normal skin tone. I used Cetaphil lotion and a sensitive skin body wash. That seemed to stop the itching, but the skin is still patchy white. Possibly taking a multivitamin would help.
Diagnosed with Crohns in 1998. Been on and off pred, entocort, immuran, asacol. Currently on Remicade every 6 weeks along with Asacol. Began having joint pain 01/2010.