I've had UP for over ten years. The doctor had me on Colazal for maintenance treatment...didn't keep me in remission. Also was on 6MP, 50 mgm....nada. Now in a flare, so on 35 mgm of prednisone, 100 mgm of 6MP, Cort enemas, Colazal and Canasa..ugh.
62 yr old granny. South Jersey
Diagnosed with ulcerative proctitis in 1998 in hospital
Hospitalized (2nd time) in May 2008
Meds as of June 09: Colazal (6 per day), 6MP (50 mgm), Probiotic (upped to 3 per day), Fish oil capsule, calcium, multivitamin, Cort enema nightly, Canasa in morning. Also taking Benicar and Toprol to control high blood pressure. Getting old is a b****.