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You must have found an old article. Infliximab (Remicade) was approved for UC nearly four years ago. If you do a search on the board for "Remicade" you'll find dozens of discussions of it. Or try this site:
It is horrifyingly expensive and can have some potentially serious side effects, but it can work very well for some of us.
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.
"My life is an ongoing medical adventure"
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