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   Posted 2/1/2008 9:15 PM (GMT -6)   
Im finnaly home from my week long hospital stay  (2nd one in 6 months) Starting to improve, hopefully this time it lasts longer!  Thanks for all your thoughts, prayers and comments :)
lower left UC diagnosed 1991
Asacal, zoloft, levoxyl, prednisone 40m 30m 25m 40m, 35m 30, multi vitamin, Azathioprine 100m (started 1/9/08) levsin,canasa

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   Posted 2/1/2008 9:23 PM (GMT -6)   
Thats great! Hope you improve all the way to remission.
Diagnosed panColitis 1990.
Current Meds Asacol x4 twice a day. X6 1/15/08
Pred for flares. I still have my colon THANK YOU GOD!!!
vitamins-veggie juice-wheat grass juice--fish oil
Started 1/01/08
Freindly bacteria:raw milk-kefir made with raw milk--natto--probiotics
Antifungus:Caprylicacid, Pau D Arco, Black walnut hull, Oregano oil
grape seed extract.
Anti inflammatory:fish oil  1/15/08 started Turmeric
1/10/08 Started healthy diet again.1/22/08 cultued veggies

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   Posted 2/1/2008 9:26 PM (GMT -6)   
Glad your home and feeling better.

Diagnosed July 2005 with Pancolitis
Asacol 4 tabs 3 times daily
Diosmin(for leg and vein support)

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   Posted 2/1/2008 9:27 PM (GMT -6)   
Brava! That's great news! Take good care of yourself, stay hydrated. Best wishes for you to progress toward remission from now on. Keep us posted, eh? / Old Hat (nearly 30 yrs with left-sided UC ... [etc.])

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   Posted 2/1/2008 11:45 PM (GMT -6)   
don't forget to relax at home also...
Jessica 26/F
Asacol 4pills /three times a day(from 2 pills/ three times a day)
Prednisone 40Mg/day taper every 5 days(at 20 mg currently)
Culturelle once daily/ three times a day
Tried (Entorcort EC 9ml/day)

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   Posted 2/2/2008 3:11 AM (GMT -6)   
Great to hear Lori....keep us updated as to how you're doing.

Have a feeling-well weekend!
*Heather*Status: mini flare Dec 28... tapered to every second night
~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 !!!

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   Posted 2/2/2008 6:49 AM (GMT -6)   
That is great news! Please keep us posted!
Tabitha (Tab)

100mg Azathioprine, 2 Fibercon, Colazal-9 a day, Acidopholis Pearls, Nexium

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   Posted 2/2/2008 7:51 AM (GMT -6)   
That's awesome - please rest and take care of yourself!
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   Posted 2/2/2008 10:27 AM (GMT -6)   
Thanks guys! No blood in 2 days but my body hurts so bad, feels like razers running thru my blood. Im trying to be up and active to work some of it out. Im ready for a tropical vacation!
lower left UC diagnosed 1991
Asacal, zoloft, levoxyl, prednisone 40m 30m 25m 40m, 35m 30, 50m multi vitamin, Azathioprine 100m (started 1/9/08) levsin,canasa, flagyl, cipro

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   Posted 2/2/2008 10:42 AM (GMT -6)   
Woo hoo! Glad to hear you're on the mend and home. I hope you continue to improve, Lori.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Asacol, Rowasa, Pentasa, Prednisone, Entocort, Azathioprine
Colazal,  Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri.
In remission since April, 2006. Remicade has been my wonder drug.
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