Questions about Starting Remicade Infusions

I have Ulcerative Colitis and have had it for 6 years. I am currently taking remicade infusions. I feel so worn out-completely exhausted after the infusions. I was wondering in there are others who feel out of breath tired after this medication. This last infusion I received 3 days ago..and the first day I slept 16 hours..I normally feel tired, but never this tired. Any… Read More »Questions about Starting Remicade Infusions

Praying For You All…

Intro: I am facing a pretty tough battle with UC right now…I believe the SCD diet works, but as for me right now, I have to have the Remicade along with a strict diet. Story: I didn’t really have many questions at the moment. If any of you out there are fighting this battle and feel hopeless at times..I feel for you. I have been… Read More »Praying For You All…

Help, My Doctor Gets Irriated If You Ask Questions

I have written on here before. I posted that I thought the SCD diet was working but it was kind of early to tell since I had just had my remicade. I have had UC for almost 6 years..Remicade seeming to be the only med that is working right now. Unfortunately, I am getting sick again :( Bleeding and severe cramping. I haven’t told my… Read More »Help, My Doctor Gets Irriated If You Ask Questions

I Think the SCD Is Working!

I have had ulcerative colitis for almost 6 years now with flare ups consistently 2x a year requiring steroids each time (and as a result of steroids, I now have osteoporosis and I am only 31 yrs old..but it could be much worse, so I am thankful its not). I was initially diagnosed 2 months after my brother passed 2005..lost about 12 lbs in… Read More »I Think the SCD Is Working!