Cipro is one of only two antibiotics I can take without flaring. It doesn't have a higher rate of adverse reactions than other antibiotics in general, and definitely fewer adverse effects than a c. diff infection, which is what it sounds like you may have.
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.
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