I'm on the Maintenance drug COLAZAL...well, the generic of Colazal.
My GI has told me Crohn's patients should ALWAYS be on a maintenance drug, no matter what other meds (like Prednisone) you're on. Maintenance drugs are a must. Will they cure you? No.
Diagnosed in October, 2004 at age 32.
Current Rx's: Colazal (generic), Nexium (generic), Ferrous Sulfate, Librax, One-A-Day multivitamin, Probiotic, Omega-3 Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Vitamin A, Calcium-Magnesium-Zinc, Cranberry pills, Chromium Picolinate
Secondary conditions: mouth ulcers, joint pain, swelling ankles, extreme fatigue
Previous/occasional Rx's: 20mg Prednisone taper, Flagyl, Levaquin
No surgeries to date