it's not the food....
You state you use the Canasa as needed...were you on them nightly/daily? every so often? have you started using them recently again because of some symptoms?
One does need consistency with rectal meds, to increase during a flare or taper for maintenance...up and down as needed, but consistent regarding your symptoms.
For many of us, constipation can be an early symptom we tend to miss...have you been constipated lately?
*Heather* Status..Asacol 6 (3 twice daily); enemas every 4th night
~diagnosed January 1989 UC (proctosigmoiditis)
~Bentylol (dicyclomine) 20mg as needed
~Probiotic 4(Natural Factors Protec) bedtime + Primadophilus Reuteri Pearls occasionally
~multi-digestive enzymes as needed
~Ranitidine,Pariet (reflux); Effexor XR 75mg(depression); Pulmicort/Airomir (asthma)
~URSO for PSC (or PBC) 500mg X 2 daily (LFTs back to NORMAL!!)
My doc's logic.. "TREAT (FROM)BOTH ENDS" worth it !!!