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Some stories from ulcerative colitis patients who have used Asacol which is another 5-ASA mediaction to help treat their UC symptoms.

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Concern about Biologics

I was diagnosed with UC twenty years ago. I have had no hospitizations or surgeries due to my UC thus far. I take oral meds (Budesonide, Asacol)as well as rectal ones (enemas, foam). I now have colonoscopies yearly. My last one was in December 2016 and I will have my next one in two months. […]

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My Adventures In The Land of UC

Intro: I am a husband, father of 3 wonderful children, CEO of 2 growing practices (financial advisory and tax/accounting) with a great business partner & friend, exerciser, basketball player/coach, and a good movie & good book enthusiast. Originally diagnosed with ulcerative colitis back in July 2013 (right in the middle of vacation!). Twitter handle is […]

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UC Journey Started with Invisalign

UC Since August 2012. Symptoms began right after Invisalign treatment started. Nothing angers me more than hearing a doctor state the following – “We don’t know what causes Colitis, but we know diet has nothing to do with it.” The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of the 15,000 […]

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Why Asacol Changed It’s Name to Delzicol

Hey, if you’re NOT treating your UC with medications,  this is not going to be too much of intereset for you.  BUT, if for some of you using medications, this might help clear things up. Specifically, if you used to take Asacol (now called Delzicol), you’ve probably realized by now that it is no longer […]

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In the Middle of a UC Flare Up

In the Middle of a UC Flare Up

Introduction: UC and IBS patient for 12 years On Asacol and currently Rowasa Take Zoloft 75 mg for anxiety and 1 mg of Ativan when having an anxiety attack My Symptoms: having a flare since may My Story: I am so glad I found this community. I am currently suffering with my UC and having […]

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