I would also check w/ her GI/surgeon's office and see if they have any recommendations on where you can get supplies cheap/free. They might also be able to provide some samples for her to use. You can also check w/ the company that makes her supplies - maybe they have a program to help provide supplies to people that can't afford them.
Ducridr - 35 - female
Diagnosed w/ severe pancolitis 11/20/2007
Asacol - 6 (400mg) 2x/day, Xifaxin 2 (200mg) 2x/day, Prednisone 15 mg (started at 40mg Nov 08 - off June 09), multi-vitamin, calcium and vit d supplement, potassium supplement, B-12 supplement, Junel FE (BCP),metamucil capsule (1/day) Coumadin (for blood clot) 5mg/day, 1st Remicade treatment 2/4/2009, 2nd - 2/18/09. Currently getting Remicade every 4 weeks.
First of 3 surgery's to get a j-pouch on 8/21/2009!!!