Thanks for sharing, Mark!
How long were you on Remicade before you decided that it was time for surgery? (I just started Remicade but I'm not sure if I want to continue b/c of possible side effects. But I figured I would start it anyway so I could be a bit healthier if I needed surgery).
Female, Age 19, Dx w/ UC August 2007
9 Asacol, Rowasa, 1000 mg Canasa, Proctofoam, Rifaximin 2/day
Digestive Advantage (Crohn's & Colitis), 1 Florastor, 50 mg 6MP,1 Primadophilus reuteri, 1 DanActive, Remicade (1st infusion 06/08), 2.4 g Lialda