Hang tough...it takes a lot out of a body when there are hormonal changes such as going off the pill, periods or lack-there-of and UC with meds, etc.
I'm wondering if the pharmacist didn't read the prescript
Didn't he/she ask you why you're on such a low dosage?
Keep us posted as to how the appointment goes.
I agree it's a good idea to take the meds with you so that he can see the label.
*Heather* Status: mild flare enemas tapered to every 3rd night
~diagnosed January 1989 UC (proctosigmoiditis)
~UC meds: Asacol (3 x2 daily); Salofalk enemas nightly for flares & taper to maintenance
~Bentylol (dicyclomine) 20mg as needed; Ranitidine (reflux); Effexor XR 75mg(depression); Pulmicort/Airomir (asthma)
~vitamins/minerals/supplements; Probiotics....(Natural Factors Protec, Primadophilus Reuteri Pearls). @ bedtime
~various digestive enzymes as needed
~URSO for PSC (or PBC) 500mg X 2 daily (LFTs back to NORMAL!!)
My doc's logic.. "TREAT (FROM)BOTH ENDS" worth it !!!