Nicky. I had to stop the Topamax. Too many side effects.
Diagnosed UC october 2004
Asacol 3x3 daily
tried Rowasa enemas (hated them...burned like crazy)
Ccurrently in remission.... no blood or D...
bulging disc in lower back causing me tons of pain from car accident in July
currently in PT for back... not helping.. (2x week)
Seeing new Chiro now, Hope to get some relief
right hip 1 inch higher than left (think me standing on the brake during accident caused this)
left shoulder lower than right
Glucosamine for pain in back (doc said try this in addition)
TENS unit for home... seems to help some when I am standing for long periods of time
Facet injections 16 (8 on each side) didn't help)
Lumbar Medial nerve branch injections (didn't help)
Radio Frequency ablation on right side 12/7/05 (still waiting on outcome)
Zonegran (nerve pain) for back
axert (migraine abortive)
Imitrex for migraines (injections only work)
Nortriptyline 25 mg at bedtime as migraine abortive
Amitryptiline 50 mg at bedtime for sleep
xanex as needed for "those days!"