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Scottishcammy
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Date Joined Nov 2007
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   Posted 4/19/2008 5:28 AM (GMT -7)   
I'm being treated at The Western General Hospital, Edinburgh under Dr. Shand.
Anyone else in Scotland? :-)
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

Now on 150mg Azathioprine/Imuran, back up to 40mg Prednisolone, now tapered to 25mg Prednisolone, told to go back on Salofalk Mesalasine Enemas 2g 1 x night, Omeprazole 20mg, 2 x Calcium Adcal D3

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Coalfire
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Date Joined Jul 2007
Total Posts : 52
   Posted 4/19/2008 1:51 PM (GMT -7)   
Hi there, I'm in Glasgow, attending Dr Dover at Gartnavel General
Current meds

Asacol Supps x 1 500mg nightly
Ferrous Sulphate 200mg x3 daily
Fish Oil 1000mg 1 cap
Acidophilus 2 tabs
Yakult


Diagnosed '96 ?colitis?crohns (biopsies inconclusive)
Remission for 11yrs, no meds
Current flare since April 07, Scope Sept. confirms ulc. proctitis


tums
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Date Joined Apr 2008
Total Posts : 128
   Posted 4/20/2008 3:25 AM (GMT -7)   
Hi there I am in Fife, Scotland - hope you are well or getting better.
32 year old female
UC diagnosed 2001
Asacol 6 per day
Azathioprine 50mg started 4/08
Steroids 40mg per day


Scottishcammy
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Date Joined Nov 2007
Total Posts : 124
   Posted 4/20/2008 3:32 AM (GMT -7)   
Hi, I used to live/work in Fife. Stayed in Rosyth and worked in Cowdenbeath from 2000 to 2003. I transferred to Lothian and Borders police in 2003 but my time at Cowdenbeath was 'interesting' shall we say!
I won't forget working Saturday nights in Ballingry in a hurry:-)
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

Now on 150mg Azathioprine/Imuran, back up to 40mg Prednisolone, now tapered to 25mg 10mg Prednisolone, told to go back on Salofalk Mesalasine Enemas 2g 1 x night, now told to come back off the enemas as seem to have Hemmies (ouch!), Omeprazole 20mg, 2 x Calcium Adcal D3

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