I’ve been diagnosed with mild-moderate ulcerative colitis a week ago following three months of bloody stools and diarrhea. My mother had UC (surgery) and so do both her brothers. Medications: Mesalazine thrice daily The Story: Although I’ve got my own three semi-experts, I’m curious having read others’ posts on which foods affect them more/less. As […]
The Background: I am a 35 year old female. I have had ulcerative colitis for the past 17 years. I have been on Salofalk tabs and suppositories for about 15 of those years. Over this time I didn’t take my medicine regularly and I have had many flare ups. I have been hospitalized two times. […]
My daughter is 14 and was diagnosed with UC in March this year… Her Medications so far: steriods.. 3months no change.. asacolon..6 months no change..Azathioprine for 8 weeks still no change.. I am devastated to say the least.. I have her on loads of supplements. thanks to alternative health, would love to try your diet […]
3 days on the SCD intro diet and I’m feeling pretty good, exhausted but pain free. So really I don’t have much to complain about right now…
About 6 months ago, when I first posted on this site, I was diagnosed with UC during an awful flareup. I had a scope and boy did my entire colon seem ulcerated. The MD put me on Lialda 1x a day and told me to come back in 6 months. After a few weeks I […]
I am 44 yrs old and suffered abdominal pain and visits to the toilet on average 15 times a day for 5 yrs or so….
One ulcerative colitis patient’s experience with the Keflex medication.
I have UC Diagnosed about a week ago after a colonoscopy. Current treatment is Entocort (Budisone) 9mg daily. Great stuff; no side effects except to help my arthritis. Here’s the Questions: Has anyone been on Entocort long term? AstraZenaca, the manufacturer says 8 weeks at 9mg, then 3 months at 6mg, then get weaned off. […]
Dealing with ulcerative colitis is hard. Also being a woman with facial hair from prednisone makes it even harder. Here is my story.
I was diagnosed with UC and was hospitalized for 3 weeks and out of work for 6 weeks. Tried many medications and like prednisone the best.