I did talk to my doctor about
it, and he said to taper off over the next few months (ending in FEBRUARY!). If I felt like it was helping at all, I would follow his advice. So far I've never taken any medicine that's done anything for me.
Katie, 30. Chicago 'burbs.
DX: Pancolitis as of 9/08 (Proctitis as of 1/08)
Current Treament: Asacol 1200 MG 2X daily, Iron 325 MG 2X daily, Zoloft 50 MG daily, Multivitamin.
Diet: Spinach/sunflower and low-residue.
Previous Treatment: Canasa suppositories, Cortifoam, Prednisone, Colazal, Symex DuoTabs, Rowasa, Bentyl, Cortenema.
Status: Heading to remission???