Vitamin E or Acidophilus Enemas?

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jen h 99
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   Posted 7/29/2009 2:58 PM (GMT -6)   
My ND suggested that alternating a nightly Vitamin E / Acidophilus enema would help with mucous and bleeding (I have UP).
I notice some tingling / light burning when it first goes in.
Anyone have any experience with this?

puffed rice
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   Posted 7/29/2009 7:08 PM (GMT -6)   
I have never used the acidophilus enemas but have used the Vit E many times for the bleeding and depending on how inflamed my rectum is sometimes I feel a little burning sensation when I insert the applicator.  It goes away quickly but I think it's just because its so inflammed and tender there.  It definately helps for the bleeding so keep on using it.
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jen h 99
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   Posted 7/30/2009 7:21 AM (GMT -6)   
Will do. Thanks for the reply!!
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