i don't think UC people generally have low platelets. last time mine were checked, i'm at 644,000. it's in the high range, not sure why. they have been high since i was diagnosed.
diagnosed @ 17 with proctitis, UC at 21
currently: 25 mg 6mp, 10,000 iu vit D, 1 VSL DS packet, 1 capsule krill oil, 1/2 tsp l-glutamine
tried: canasa, rowasa, entocort, prednisone, remicade, lialda, welchol, bentyl, LDN, cipro, flagyl, VSL enema, vit E enema, 8 fecal transplants, terramin clay, aloe vera, zofran
diet: started paleo 8/17/12 after 5 years as a GF vegan.