Intro: My name is Ghassan, I’m 33 years old and have been suffering from UC since 2006. I have been trying different medications, and the past month has been the worst for me. You will read more in my story. Some more about me: I’m very friendly and light hearted, I like reading and being […]
I am still completely wiped out from the hospital and have again come home from school. My immune system is suppressed from the humira so the c diff hitting me twice is really my problem.
While visiting my fiance one weekend, she used the bathroom after me and noticed some blood in the bowl. She asked me about it, and I didn’t know what to say. After arguing for a while, I eventually agreed to see a doctor.
I’m terrific. I quit the meds, I stopped seeing my doctor, I stopped doing anything related to my UC. However, I’m working out at the gym, I ride my bike, I can drink (no beer), I eat almost whatever I want (no fruits, except for berries) and feel amazing.
I am now in a flare, and was surprised this time, as it appeared to come out of ‘nowhere’. In other words I was unprepared for it. I’ve been flaring for about 2 months now and I have been taking pentasa, and an antibiotic. Today I found this site and I have began taking the herb Boswellia! We’ll see how it goes for me. Thank-you for reading…
UCERIS is a relatively new medication, and after Alice’s story about it being a potential alternative to prednisone, its time we as a group create a collective review of experiences of using UCERIS. Feel free to add a review of how it worked for you and read others as well!
Intro: I was diagnosed with severe UC 7 years ago, when I was 19 years old. I have never been in remission, but hopefully will be one day. Some more about me: I have lived in many different states and constantly travel. I am a huge outdoorsman, and I do everything from hunting and fishing […]