I'm in fruitgirl's camp as well...Once or a few times of a bit on my way to the toilet while flaring...at home...I can sort of deal with. Otherwise, nope. If things progress/worsen regardless of my med regimen with the addition of a steroid enema, colon would be out.
Yeah but then you can't wear a two piece thong at the beach. Everyone will be like
and the kids will start crying....
Hmmm, maybe it would look better over a diaper?
*Heather* I give suggestions, do with them what you will.
Status: ...Asacol 3 @ 2x daily; Salofalk enema @ 3rd night (nightly/ flares, tapered/maintenance)
~diagnosed January 1989 UC (proctosigmoiditis)
~Bentylol 20mg as needed; Zantac 150mg; Pulmicort/Airomir (asthma);Effexor XR 37.5 (depression)
~vitamins/minerals/supplements; Probiotics....(RenewLife Ultimate Flora Critical Care+Primadophilus Reuteri capsules @ bedtime)
~Metamucil capsules 6 twice daily with meals; Vitamin D 4500 IU
~URSO for PBC(or PSC?) 500mg X 2 daily (LFTs back to NORMAL!!)
My doc's logic.. "TREAT (FROM)BOTH ENDS" worth it !!!