It doesn't surprise me since you are intolerant to all other 5ASA meds...good you know now..
Are you still using the steroid enemas or supps when you need them?
If you go through a period of constipation, make sure you consider to use them...
Wishing you long relief!
just another thought...maybe you're sensitive to salicylates in general?? Check out the list of salicylate containing foods...if you're noticing a link, that might be in part what's going on.
This is for ADHD, but comprehensive....
*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 !!!
Post Edited (quincy) : 5/14/2013 2:11:43 PM (GMT-6)