I was having problems with my knees. I couldnt walk for long periods of time before they would begin to hurt. They also started to give out on me in the middle of walking,but once I got of the steriods I haven't had much trouble with them.
-Dx with UC in 2003
-Hospitalized with a serious flare in January and May of '08
Asacol 400mg 9 pills/day
Remicaide ( On my 3rd Treatment)
Slow-Fe ( I take this when I think my stomach can handle it)
Urgency, light bleeding after remicaide treament ( heavy if it starts to wear off), tender abdomen, severe upper and lower back pain, side pain. Body aches, nausea,
* I have just been weaned off prednisone and I am about to be put on Imuran. The biggest problem I am dealing with now is pain and trying to get to remission*
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Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Avascular necrosis in both shoulders is my "forever" gift from Entocort.
Colazal, Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri. In remission since April, 2006.
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