As you can tell, many people had success with sulfasalazine, but I wasn't one of them. My system was very sensitive to it, and made the UC symtoms alot worse. After 2 days I had to go back to Asacol (though I just started Lialda yesterday).
---Nathan--- 31 yr old male
Diagnosed May 2006 w/severe UC (pancolitis)
Currently in mild flare
2 400mg Asacol 4X day
2 grams calcium/day
100mg Tramadol/day for abdominal pain (as needed)
1 Fioricet ever 4 hrs as needed for severe migraines