Posted 6/7/2009 6:44 AM (GMT -7)
I get joint pain as well even when the crohn's feels quiet... a lot of us here do and it is related to the crohn's...I saw a rheumy who confirmed it but has done nothing for it but give me pain meds ! It's awful I know...sorry I don't have any good advice but I hope u feel better soon!
42 year old woman diagnosed with UC 1991, Jpouch surgery 1992, Crohn's diagnosis 2009
Current meds: 1200mg xifaxin, 6mg entocort, Humira (started 3/23/09), synthroid, aciphex and 1000mg of cipro
Past meds: bactrum (side effect: rash), pentasa (tried twice in a 4 week period, severe nausea, vomiting and D), levquin (ineffective), flagyl (works, hate the side effects), enemas and suppositories (ineffective), imuran- tried 2/09, landed in the ER with severe back pain and raised liver funtions....