Maybe you are actually allergic to the Eakin (Which are made by Convatec) if the irritation is right under where that was but not under the whole wafer? Hollister makes a similar product called Adapt Rings.
I find it really interesting all the various diameters of our stomas. Mine seems fairly large at around 1 3/8 inches wide. I wonder, is it just the diameters of our small intestines that make such variations?
-39 years old
-Officially diagnosed with UC in 2006, though had symptoms since 1999.
-Had mild/moderate symptoms continuously until severe flare in autumn 2010 which required 2-week hospital stay
-Took Asacol, Rowasa, Canasa and Prednisone to manage flares but meds stopped working
-Tried 1 dose of Remicade but had excruciating joint pain and discontinued
-Had permanent ileostomy surgery 11/8/2010
Post Edited (Blueheron) : 7/30/2011 10:48:30 AM (GMT-6)