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Canasa suppositories are medicine that ulcerative colitis patients use to help reduce inflammation

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Is Mesalamine a Done Deal for Me?

Introduction: Hi! My name is Kimberly and I was diagnosed in 2001. I have a great husband and wonderful daughter, 20 months old, along with a doberman and miniature pinscher. Some more about me: I am a military brat all around, my dad was air force and my husband is marine. We are stationed in […]

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UC Has Taken Over My Life and I Don't Know What To Do?

UC Has Taken Over My Life and I Don’t Know What To Do?

Introduction: Amanda, diagnosed August 2011 with ulcerative proctitis, 20 year old Molecular Biology/Women’s & Gender Studies undergrad living in the SF bay area. I’m currently navigating school, working in a lab, activism, and SCD, while still attempting to have a social life. Symptoms: bloody Diarrhea, 3-6 times a day abdominal cramps gas headaches and constant […]

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EXPERIENCE with CANASA Suppositories?

Introduction: 60 year old on disability due to several health issues that developed over the last 15 years. I haven’t aged very well. Moved from New Jersey to Virginia, not into computers so I go to the local library about once a week for access. My Colitis: At age 45 I quit smoking cigarettes after […]

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No matter what, colitis flares don't last forever, don't forget it:)