lol, i am here, i am a guy too, but i am at work, so i will have to ...reply, when i am at home.. but i am scheduled to have part one of 2 in a couple weeks and i have many questions like you.. i am married and my wife is almost 5 months pregnant..i will be very interested in what people have to say..also, you will have to let me know what is different, i am worried about the side effects of the surgery relating to this subject.. =)
my name is Isaac, 24 year old guy, UC since I was 17
remicade for two years, worked OK but got married and was told it could cause birth defects so I quit feb 08. my wife reminded me that i still had D most of the time while on remicade.
ALWAYS sick with something either mild or serious, all related to UC and the medication
Wanted to start a family Jan 09 so dr stopped 6mp, wife got preg in may so I am back on 6mp also lialda and 20 mg pred
j pouch surgery is scheulded for sept 11, 2009! soon i will be med-free!