So if you have this for so long, you must have maintained the diary. When you say seasonal, does that mean it only shows up in cold or something? I usually don't buy the comment that they are for life, unless you had a head trauma or something.
More information needed to help you.
If topamax doesn't work, why can't you go on other meds? Hows your health like overall?
Diagnosed March 2007 with left sided UC at the age of 30.
Colazal 9 daily, Imuran, 200mg daily, Vit. B12, 1mg, Multivitamin, 1 tablet daily, Fish oil 2400mg daily, Vit D 2000 IU daily.
Verapamil 320mg for migraine, Migraine episode now at least 4X a month,
Nabumetone 750mg as an abortive, so far so good with GI side effects.