Posted 8/6/2014 7:32 PM (GMT -6)
I get joint pain also. It actually gets worse as the flare gets worse and vice versa. I get it in both thumbs, right knee, and of late the left hip. I've started to take an eggshell formula by Jameson that seems to be helping but I also ice when it's really bad.
Female, 42 Left sided UC
Meds - Salofalk 4g/day, Salofalk enemas nightly, Lithium, Cymbalta, Seasonale, VSL#3, L-Glutamine, Vit D
Eating Lifestyle - As all natural and whole food driven as possible
NO caffeine, 'fizzy' drinks, gluten/wheat, dairy, corn, eggs, tree nuts, sugar, fruits and veg, fats (sunflower, safflower, canola, hydrogenated) FODMAPS - NO garlic, onion, mushroom