Intro: I was just diagnosed with UC after years of my family Dr. telling me I had internal hemorrhoids. My Colitis Story Right Now: Hi, new to the here from PA. I am 31 male and have lower left ulcerative colitis. My GI put me on mesalamine enema’s. They seemed to be working for the first week, no blood. And then I am not sure… Read More »Cramping and Stressed
It’s a fact of life, if you have ulcerative colitis, you are bound to try using enemas at some point or another.
I am a really healthy 74 yr old… …about 15 yrs. ago I went to my GP complaining about what was more a nuisance than a serious problem… I found that my underwear had began to show signs of very slight staining and after the next 5 or 6 mo. that the soiling seem to be getting worse. He sent me to a “Internist” who… Read More »Long Time Ulcerative Colitis Sufferer
My story is a bit crazy. Lets begin in October of 2009. I work for an Engineering company and was asked to travel to California for business for a 36 hour trip. I was so excited that I began to get very stressed about the whole trip since it was my first chance to prove to my boss that I was worth keeping! So, get… Read More »Vitamin E Enema, It’s Working as My Colitis Treatment
Introduction: My name is Jason and I have been living with Ulcerative Colitis for about 10 years. It’s been manageable with mesalamine in the form of Asacol for most of that time. I’ve had probably 3-5 severe flares and dozens upon dozens of sometimes long lasting low grade flares, mostly resulting in gas that smells ashy. I’m writing now to discuss my latest flare, the… Read More »Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol) Enema Treatment