The prep can aggravate any hemorrhoids you may have. It can also irritate the anal mucous membranes so much that you get a little bleeding. I use A&D ointment when I get soreness, but any good barrier cream will also help heal the area.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Intolerant to Asacol and rectal mesalamine preparations.
On Prednisone then Entocort 2001-2006 with only short periods off.
Current meds are Colazal, Azathioprine and Remicade.
In remission since April, 2006. Remicade has been my wonder drug.