Possibly...as you can see on my signature, I was put in hospital for 3 days and was given IV steroids but they had no effect. I then ended up back in the next month cos they said I was discharged too early and not given enough rectal meds etc. This time I ended up in hospital for a week, however it did kick-start things into improving
22 year old female, from the UK.
Diagnosed with Ulcerative Proctitis Jan '08, Proctosigmoiditis Jan '09.
Hospitalised Jan '09 for IV Hydrocortisone - had no effect!
Hospitalised Feb '09 for a week of IV Hydrocortisone.
Currently taking daily:
10mg Prednisolone tablets (tapering)
5mg Prednisolone suppository x 1 (Alternating each day with 1g Acetarsol suppository)
1g Mesalazine granules x 2
7.5g Zopiclone (taken every other night for sleeping)
10mg Citalopram (anti-anxiety/depression)