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   Posted 1/26/2008 4:00 PM (GMT -6)   
Anyone know anything about this? Chanced acroos it on the web looking at treatments for UC.
Diagnosed Indeterminate Colitis 25/11/2007 (update: told by consultant 15/01/08 in his opinion definitely UC). 1 x Solofalk Enema/day 40mg Prednisolone 35mg Prednisolone 30mg Prednisolone 20mg Prednisolone 25mg Prednisolone 20mg Prednisolone 15mg Prednisolone 4g Pentasa/day

Taken off Pentasa and now on 15mg Prednisolone, Omeprazole 20mg, 2 x Calcium Adcal D3, and started 50mg Azathioprine/Imuran.

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   Posted 1/26/2008 4:06 PM (GMT -6)   
It looks interesting. This is another site.

> Crohn's Disease

As of September 2002, Dr. Bihari was following eight patients with Crohn's Disease on LDN. In all eight cases, within 14-21 days the signs and symptoms of disease activity stopped. All eight had remained stable since anywhere from 2 months to 36 months.


That came off the site above.

Pan-colitis DX in 98
Prednisone 20mg (tapering). Colazal, Entocort. 
Carlson Fish oil, Glutamine, Whey Protein Isolate,  Multivitamin-mineral, Borage Oil, Digestive Enzymes, Natren probiotics 
No sugar, grains, dairy.  Whole foods only. Water only.

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   Posted 1/27/2008 1:47 AM (GMT -6)   
I have been on it for over 3 months now. It keeps my UC from getting any worse, but I am not getting any better. Its the only prescription I take, but be careful with mixing it with immune suppressors. LDN boost your immune system, so the imuran, 6-mp's, pred, etc cannot be taken with it. I have read where people do mix the two, but its not recommended.

I got a compounding pharmacy to mix it for me in 4.5mg capsules. If I remember correctly its really for crohns than UC.

Here is another site:

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