It really is a frustrating disease, isn't it? I'm a bit concerned that the only reason I'm feeling a little better is because I am hardly eating a thing. I'm about
to eat some Cream of Rice because I'm feeling lightheaded. At least I'm home and near the bathroom.
2000 - Diagnosed with UC
Asacol - didn't help - quit taking after 8 months.
Prednisone for 1 year - weakened my teeth to the point that some broke - quit taking.
2004 - Remission for 9 months! Woot!
2005 - Began taking Strattera for ADD and colitis went back into remission!
June 2009 - off the Strattera and colitis is back.
July 23, 2009 - Canasa suppositories - 1000mg x 2 a day
(Zoloft 150mg/daily; Xanax .5mg x 2)