I have just got back from seeing my consultant at the hospital. I have kind of mixed feelings about
So i am unable to take western medicines, so she is very limited in the way she can help me. She had no suggestions to any alternate treatments.
Basically i am getting booked in for a flexible sigmoidoscopy with sedation. She wants to see the state of the left side of my colon.
We talked about
surgery, so looks like that is going to be happening this year, but not sure how i feel about
it right now.
I will keep trying in the mean time to see if any alternate treatments work. So many dont unfortunately
Ulcerative colitis for around 15 years untreated (Im am 28 years old now)
Asacol tablets and enemas,Steroids, Pentasa, Mezavant, Sulphazine, 6MP to name a few do not work for me. I do not want to try remicade. Possible surgery in the future.
I am on no meds, now looking into probiotics, turmeric Vitamin E enemas and fecel transplantation. Getting food allergy tested 23.1.10
In a bad flare since Christmas, which I need to get under control fast as it is taking over my life.
My biggest concern BOWEL CANCER :O(