Are you taking the Pred with food? It's notorious for causing stomach irritation, ulcers and bleeding. If you're having pain after you take it, you need to let your GI know. He can prescribe something to protect your stomach.
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.
Co-Moderator UC Forum
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