I know MTHFR mutations are much more common with uc patients. It affects Folic Acid levels in the body which is a type of B vitamin.
23andme had an interesting blog post on it. /blog.23andme.com/health-traits/our-take-on-the-mthfr-gene/
Some websites and products have made bold claims that common genetic variants in MTHFR can cause a wide array of health conditions, ranging from blood clots and cancer to autism and migraines.So we decided to dig deeper into the published scientific literature to evaluate the evidence.
Despite lots of research – and lots of buzz – the existing scientific data doesn’t support the vast majority of claims that common MTHFR variants impact human health.
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John, 39, UC Proctosigmoiditis
Rx: Remicade @5mgs/kg/6wks; daily 75mgs 6MP, 4.8g generic-Lialda, and rowasaiPoop, uPoop, weAllPoop too urgently and frequently for UC.
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