I'm also not familiar with it being used in UC, and I've never seen it mentioned here. Any questions you have about
the medications itself might be answered at the diabetes board on this forum.
I Googled it and found this article:
The generic name is rosiglitazone, and the study is listed under that. Apparently 44% of people with mild-to-moderate UC achieved clinical remission in this small study.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
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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