I've been on Remicade for four years now. I've had no side effects and it's totally given me my life back! I was dx'd at 45. My doc took me through most of the first line meds pretty quickly since I wanted to try the Remicade. I'm so glad I did. I'm now in remission, and just got my colonoscopy pathology report back from my doc; left mucosal, right mucosal, transverse mucosal, rectal mucosal...no active active colitis or dysplasia. So, his theory was right and now the docs are looking at using the big guns first, and then scaling back after trying to heal the colon. I know that everyone reacts differently to meds, and you and your husband have a right to choose whatever angle fits your needs best. Take care, hoped this helped...and welcome to HealingWell!
Remicade - will have my 30th infusion on September 2
Vitamin B-12/Biotin, Probiotics, Vitamin D-3 (2000 IU)
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