Get a new doctor. There is no comparision between the side effects of a topical rectal med and a systemic oral med. Common side effects of Uceris include headache, nausea, abdominal pain, fatigue, flatulence, bloating, acne, urinary tract infection, joint pain, constipation, insomnia, sleep disorders, depression, decreased blood cortisol, adrenal insufficiency, and high blood sugar (hyperglycemia, another name for diabetes).
Makes no sense to me. It wouldn't hurt to use the following link to check if your doctor is receiving payments from the drug industry./projects.propublica.org/docdollars/
Male, born 1951, DX IBD Feb08. No meds, allergic to Mesalamine. Food diary instead of SCD or Paleo. When needed powdered psyllium seed mixed with VSL3DS and blueberries is very helpful.
Two(2) Lactobacillus Reuteri (NCIMB 30242) and two(2) Culturelle each morning. Fish oil, curcumin, extra D3, magnesium, multivitamin.
Resistant Starch and lots of fruit & vegetables (but no cruciferous), No Gluten, no soda, no HFCS, no xylitol or sorbitol, no trans fat, no shellfish, no carrageenan, no GMO foods saturated with Roundup.Nature created all of the locks, therefore Nature has all of the keys