Nicotine Therapy Questions

Introduction: I am a 20 year old college guy in Missouri, United States. I am a biology major, so understanding the science of UC is really fascinating to me. Some more about me: I play classical music, work in my school’s greenhouse and love plant biology. I’m from Kansas City, Missouri. Colitis Symptoms: I was diagnosed with moderate UC last May. The doctor said my… Read More »Nicotine Therapy Questions

Nicotine Gum and Ulcerative Colitis

Introduction: I was diagnosed with severe left sided Ulcerative Colitis in 2008. I have been on Colazal 3×3 with no complete remission over the 3 years. Prednisone seems to have little to no effect on my UC. I have used Rowasa and cort enemas with no improvement. My symptoms are exacerbated by asacol and I am allergic to sulfasalazine. The Story Right Now: My ulcerative… Read More »Nicotine Gum and Ulcerative Colitis