Mine is 15, and still not too young. Our Ped. GI has many younger,,,just get over the age stuff and get to a good doc. One who is experienced with labs and testing knowledge. this is no time for beginners. Some feel that aggressive treatment early can slow this nasty disease. hope so, for your sake. Keep reading here, it will help you.
Daughter,15 diagnosed 1-08 w/ UC .
Previous drug sampling: Asacol, Prevacid, Flagyl, Prednisone- 50mg to 0, 4 major flares '08.Hospital four x. Low residue diet,
6MP, Colazal , Cortifoam enemas,
Trying probiotics, Niferex, fish oil, Magnesium, Acupuncture.
Remicade 10mg per kilo@ 8wks, since 10-08. Still on 6mp and Colazal