Hi Brittany and welcome to the best Crohns forum out there. I am maintained solely on the sister med to Lialda called Asacol. Had no issues with weight gain from it. I too have a Hiatel Hernia, but generally they don't do anything about
them. Looking forward to hear more from you.
Gail*Nanners* Co-Moderator for Crohns Disease
Crohn's Disease for over 34 years. Currently on Asacol, Prilosec, Estrace, Prinivil, Diltiazem, Percoset prn for pain, Zofran, Phenergan, Probiotics, Calcium, Vit D, and Xanax prn. Resections in 2002 & 2005. Also diagnosed w/ Fibromyalgia, Osteoarthritis, & Anxiety. Currently my Crohns is in remission, but my joints are going crazy!