I had infusions because I did not want *any* more symptoms. But they can be expensive.
If you need oral, you need to find a kind that is bioactive (readily absorbed), has few side effects (especially GI), and can be taken in small doses across the day.
You could read this over: https://www.chicagotribune.com/consumer-reviews/sns-bestreviews-health-three-best-iron-supplements-20190529-story.html
11/08: ischemic colitis and scope perf colon. 12cm colon/ileocecal resected. IV antib:sepsis.
01/10: Dx: Mod. UC pancolitis
. Rx: Lialda 3x.
02/11: Major flare w/antib:sinus. Rx: 40mg Pred taper.
07/11: Histol remiss rt/trans; worse sigmoid. Rx: Rowasa & hydrocort
Curr: 1-2 soft-formed stool, no urgency: Lialda 2x, NO PRED, probiotics, Vit-D/C