Absolutely start the Rowasa. You have classic symptoms of proctitis. If you can stop it before it spreads upward, you may be able to avoid a flare. Even with the Remicade, you may still need to use the Rowasa as a maintenance drug.
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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