I take all my meds and supplements in two dosages. After breakfast (Asacol, urso, vitamin C, multi vitamin, cal/mag/D, zinc, coQ10)
and around 10:00 pm (Asacol, Urso, EffexorXR, Vitamin C, cal/mag/D, zinc, beta carotene, multi-B).
I take the probiotics before I go to bed.
UCmom...your son should be on rectal meds...truly.
*Heather*Status: mini flare Dec 28... increased enemas to nightly
~diagnosed January 1989 UC (proctosigmoiditis)
~5ASA: Asacol (6 daily) + Salofalk enemas (increase for flares tapered to maintenance)
~Bentylol (dicyclomine) 20mg as needed
~Probiotic 3(Natural Factors Protec) bedtime + 1 (Primadophilus Reuteri) occasionally
~multi-digestive enzymes as needed ....bromelain 1 - 2x daily
~Ranitidine,Pariet (reflux) Effexor XR 75mg; Pulmicort/Airomir (asthma)
~URSO for PSC (or PBC) 500mg X 2 daily (LFTs back to NORMAL!!)
My doc's logic.. "TREAT (FROM)BOTH ENDS" worth it !!!