If you search for probiotics, you'll find lots of discussions about
this and other probiotic preparations.
Like pretty much everything else we do, some people are helped greatly by it, others not at all and others don't tolerate it well. It has been shown through clinical research to be effective for a substantial percentage of people with UC, though.
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.
Co-Moderator UC ForumThe information I share on this forum is based only on my own experience and study. It is important to consult your health care provider when making health-related decisions.
Posted 4/19/2008 3:50 PM (GMT -7)
Thank you so much everyone! I appreciate it.
UC diagnosed in 1985...22 years.
50 mg 6mp, Rowasa and Cortenemas as needed.
Probiotics and Aloe Vera Gel, Chlorella and digestive enzymes.
Posted 4/19/2008 5:25 PM (GMT -7)
I'm currently only taking VSL#3 and have noticed improvement. I actually had a formed bm the other day - my first in 8 months!
Diagnosed 2/29/08 with Mild Universal UC
I've had UC since 2000 but was in remission for most of those 8 years med free
Lialda Colazal & Asacol made symptoms worse
Not taking any more meds for now. Trying a holistic approach.
Currently it is Monday, November 18, 2019 1:52 PM (GMT -7)
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