do not, do not, do not, do not, do not ever take ibuprofen or any other nsaid's with UC!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
they are the worse thing ever especially for those with IBD.
get some pain killers from the doctor. if darvocets dont work, get something stronger.
i have horrible excrutiating pain all on my left side and have been dealing with it for over a year now.
it wakes me up as well.
and on the toilet, im a moaning, sweating, shaking mess and in agonizing pain.
so yeah, pain is there on the left side and it could be just the UC or it could be something else as well.
he is not alone there.
but DO NOT give him any more ibuprofen EVER!!!!
steph - 31 year old female - diagnosed UC in 2000
started as proctitis and now is pancolitis..this year long flare is now severe on left side only to splenic flexure.
50mg prednisone 1x day with breakfast 5 weeks now.. will taper next week by 10mg every 5 days.
2x 500mg mesalazine 2x morning & night - colifoam enima 1x at night - 1/2 endone every 6 hours for pain
now taking calcium supps for pred side effects - got lots of those!
50mg imuran 1x day 8pm to have a baby - VSL#3 didnt work - Aloe Elite didnt work - Budesonide didnt work
ive lost 40+lbs and my legs look like sticks ... ewww