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What are the differences between Asacol HD and Apriso?

Posted 13 Oct 2013 by amsies_b 1 answer

Currently taking Asacol HD for Crohn's for 5 years and been asymptomatic. Now pharmacy stating that this medication will no longer be covered by insurance and provided a list of possible meds to discuss with MD. I fear that changing from the medication that is working will cause a relapse of ...

Ulcerative Colitis?

Posted 17 Mar 2014 by Colitis Patient 3 answers

I will be on Medicare in May and am searching for a drug on the Medicare drug plan that won't go into the donut hole and cost me $500/month. I currently take Asacol HD but it isn't covered. Lialda, Apriso, and Delzicol all will cost $45 for 1st 4 months then will fall into the donut hole ...

How does asacol 400MG EC tablets compare to apriso 375MG SA CAP?

Posted 2 Sep 2013 by 1tjhorton 1 answer

Was taking asacol and when I got a refill, I received the apriso. Was taking Asacol- 4 tablets 3x a day Now new to me Apriso-4 capsules 1x a day Is the same amount of mesalamine in each dose? How does it compare?

Prescription for Apriso says not to take with antacids -?

Posted 8 Aug 2013 by geri_dunn 1 answer

Does this mean just not to take at the same time frame as antacids

Is it ok to stop taking apriso all at once? could this incease seizures?

Posted 3 Dec 2014 by listn ear 2 answers

my son, 28 yrs old stopped 1500 mg per day dose of apriso at doctor's choice. intensity & frequency of his seizures has gone up since then. could these be related?

I was prescribed Apriso for Collagenous Colitis but am having some side effects and want to know if?

Posted 19 Jun 2015 by marycraig 1 answer

... it is ok to stop Apriso all at once. It is time for a refill which cost me $250.00. I called my doctor but have not yet heard back from him

Anyone experiencing hair loss after taking Apriso?

Posted 26 May 2017 by cynthiakim 1 answer

I took apriso for 6 weeks and am now experiencing significant hair loss and want to know if anyone else has had a similar experience.

Pregnancy - I have ulcerative colitis and am 13 weeks pregnant. I take Apriso for my UC. What's the?

Posted 20 Feb 2015 by sam-life 1 answer

... chance of it both affecting my baby? My stomach and low abdomen hurts real bad. Im more weak than I was during my other two previous pregnancies when I didn't have ulcerative colitis. My legs hurts an gives out on me an go num n tingling needles feeling. I am worried of my medicine Apriso ...

My GI doctor prescribed Apriso which I start in 2 days.Will it help with the inflammation?

Posted 29 Aug 2015 by edieh 1 answer

He's not sure what my issue is other than I have inflammation in a section of my colon. I've had colon cancer and a colostomy with reversal last year. The beginning of this year I had surgery for internal bleeding. I don't think I have Crohns or Colitis - but I'm not a doctor.

Apriso - Anyone know if you can have different symptoms with crohns disease?

Posted 2 Jun 2016 by Nicksterb80 1 answer

35 years old recently diagnosed with crohns having heavy bloody stools. Have had two flare ups since diagnosis in January. Just curious if anyone had crohns travel outside the intestinal area. Tried apriso and not much luck made me feel dizzy and stomach upset. Felt great off of all the meds ...

I was diagnosed with proctitis earlier this year and have not received Canasa which was prescribed?

Posted 31 Aug 2016 by sincitylocs 1 answer

... due to my insurance not wanting to cover it unless I tied another drug first. Which I did, Apriso. (Did not work at all) Any how, hopefully it gets approved soon. I don't have pain, but the bleeding and mucus are there when I have bowel movements. Does anyone else experience super loud ...

Should I stop taking Apriso when I start Remicade?

Posted 4 Oct 2016 by Smarie9 1 answer

Ive been on Apriso for years and it seems not to be working so well anymore as my Crohn's symptoms are returning. I'm going to start Remicade. Should I stop taking Apriso? It would be nice not to have to take them.

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