"Allergic to 5sa. Currently taking Humira and Hydrocortisone suppositories."
Your signature says above. So Canasa is mesalamine (5sa) and I had the same reaction with Canasa as the pills - cannot tolerate any - made everything worse.
Senior - New diagnosed with proctosigmoiditis - 6/2008 Tried, Colozal, steroid enemas, etc. - started working but severe side effects occurred. No mesalamines!!
Started on prednisone Feb.7, 2009 - tapering to 20 mg. - upped prenisone to 25mg. on my own (bleeding returned) - 6MP - 50 mg. 2/28/2009 - staying on 10 mg. prednisone also until visit with specialist.
Probiotic Align, Prilosec for GERD, Gas-X, vitamins, Calcium/D
Tylenol for knees and arthritis.
Post Edited (kops2da) : 5/29/2009 5:30:23 PM (GMT-6)