Recurring Sickness

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   Posted 8/15/2007 7:45 AM (GMT -6)   
confused  Yes I have picked the sad face cause that's what I am every 6 - 8 weeks when my poor husband is vomiting day and night for anything up to 4 - 8 days and nights. This is what happened when he was first diagnosed with crohns. Doctors are not familiar with this complaint recurring on such a regular basis. Does anyone know of any medication that he could take for this or why it never fails to return ? I would really appreciate your comments or help. Thank You Winter.

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   Posted 8/15/2007 9:29 AM (GMT -6)   
I take 8mg Zofran every morning and Phenergan every night at bedtime. I wonder if your husband might have a blockage or something. Has his docs done any tests on him lately? Nausea is very common with Crohns by the way. When I am flaring thats the first thing to come.
Been living with Crohn's Disease for 32 years.  Currently on Asacol, Prilosec 60 mg, Estrace, Prinivil, Diltiazem, Percoset prn for pain and Calcium.  Resections in 2002 and 2005.  Recently diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and doing tests to see if I have Inflammatory Arthritis or AS.

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   Posted 8/15/2007 9:32 AM (GMT -6)   
Any time I start vomiting I usually can't stop on my own. I go to the docs and get some shot and it goes right away. Im not really sure what that shot is though. I think compuzine.
25 Year old married female.  Diagnosed w/ CD 2 years ago, IBS for over 10 years before that, which was probably the CD.
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Date Joined Dec 2006
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   Posted 8/15/2007 9:41 AM (GMT -6)   
These are symptoms of the disease and they are telling you the disease is not controlled. Time to talk to the doctors about increasing or changing medications. If the disease isn't controlled, you keep trying things until it is.
25+years diagnosed with CD. 
Numerous surgeries, permanent ostomy, adverse reactions to Remicade still on Prednisone (my worst enemy), Finally had another surgery hoping for a long remission. 

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   Posted 8/17/2007 5:00 AM (GMT -6)   
Hi I agree with Judy. Its time to call your doctor.
Hi, I am teddybearweiser, I am a male.
I was diagnosed with crohns disease when i was admitted to the hospital
in 1992, in Jan of 1993 I was back in the hospital for surgery for my crohns. I had part of my right colon resectioned with ilecolonstomy.
 My GI doctor has me on Asacol, Dicyclomine,Imuran,Celebrex and Remicade. B-12 injection once a month.
My Internest doctor has me on Lisnopril-HTCZ and Folic Acid. Diagnosed
with Osteoarthritis July 2007

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