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Lialda medication which is a common ulcerative colitis drug

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Newbie to UC – Doc Says I Have To Take Lialda

Intro: I’m a happily married 33 year old male currently residing in Dallas, TX. Diagnosed with UC on March 25, 2014 and currently testing the limits of my eating abilities while adjusting to a new lifestyle. Ddiagnosed with left sided Ulcerative Colitis and using medication to treat while adjusting diet, increasing physical activity, and removing […]

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The Price of Lialda

Introduction: I am a 47 years old woman, and I was diagnosed with UC in March 2013. I’m still learning about this disease. I also have lupus, and I guess it’s not uncommon for people with lupus to also have UC. Some more about me: I work in the medical field as a Respiratory Therapist. […]

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Battling Colitis from the Buckeye State!

Meet Amanda: I am 24 years old and diagnosed with UC as of February 2013, which is when I had my first colonoscopy. My symptoms started in Spring 2012. Some more about me: Currently, I’m an Office Specialist at an Internal Medicine office. I volunteer my time by serving as the Volunteer Coordinator for the […]

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Wouldn’t It Be Nice?

Introduction: From Long Island, NY, 26 year old female and I was diagnosed at the age of 15. I’m trained in the culinary & baking arts and currently operating a private baking company as a side business. Between medication and supplements and very stringent food ingredients I am able to go on outings and not […]

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Stagnated

Introduction: I am a teacher living in Illinois, USA.  Have 2 kids and my oldest has Ulcerative Colitis which started as Crohn’s disease. In the past I have been very active, running and doing yoga but now don’t have the energy. I barely have the energy to wake up in the morning Colitis Symptoms: Multiple […]

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Sick in NJ

Introduction: I have just been diagnosed with Sever US in the upper and lower colon in December. I am 35 father of two and may have had this for over 10yrs and did not know it. I was diagnosed as lactose intolerant at 24, my GI now thinks that was a miss diagnoses. I am […]

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Kidney Problems and Lialda?

Kidney Problems and Lialda?

Introduction: I was diagnosed with UC in 2008. My symptoms literally developed overnight and I lost a ton of weight and could not even leave the house due to constant diarrhea. I have been trying various medications off and on since then and have gone through 3 GI doctors trying to find help. I have […]

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