I've been on Remicade a little over two years. I was in remission within a month of starting it, and have been in remission ever since. Even if it doesn't last forever, I hope it holds me until there are other meds approved. So far no signs of its effects lessening, though.
Second the welcome to HealingWell.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Asacol, Rowasa, Pentasa, Prednisone, Entocort, Azathioprine
Avascular necrosis in both shoulders is my "forever" gift from steroid therapy.
Colazal, Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri. In remission since April, 2006.
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