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Posted 11 Jun 2010 by • 5 answers
... hydrocortizone (supp,) then switched to cortifoam, then antibiotocs because c-diff seemed to set in. Now Lialda during the day and Messalamine enema @ night. Going for a 2nd scope 6/22 (1st was 2/5/10 - life hasn't been the same since.) Blood is constant. Can't pass gas unless ...
Posted 29 Dec 2010 by • 2 answers
Posted 1 Apr 2013 by • 2 answers
... heavy diarrea, stomach pain and rectal bleeding. I had a colonoscopy and since then the bleeding stopped. My doctor prescribed canasa which I couldn't afford, I am unemployed and no insurance. Without taking any medications I feel better now because I have less stomach pain and less gas. ...
Posted 20 Feb 2010 by • 1 answer
I've not seen any decrease in my symptoms. I'm probably just being impatient, but figured it would not hurt to ask others also using the medication. Any dialogue will be appreciated. Thanks. Toph
Posted 2 Jun 2010 by • 2 answers
... off for a month, I did miss alot of doses and I am still bleeding usually one out of every 3 bowel movements. I did have a colonoscopy in Jan 09 and a sigmoidoscopoy in Feb 10, including a biopsy which came back good... Just the ulcer..It is not healing and my question is could that be because ...
Posted 5 Aug 2010 by • 1 answer
I currently have active colitis and have been suffering with this flare up for the last 3 months. I just started my first dose of canasa 1000mg last night and had black canasa and stool come out as soon as i woke up. Is this normal?
Posted 28 Nov 2013 by • 1 answer
Do you have a program to help with aid for people who can't afford the drug?
Posted 12 May 2014 by • 1 answer
After using just over a week, it's a wide spread rash that itches bad.
Posted 9 May 2016 by • 1 answer
So I was instructed by my GI doctor to take this as needed for 1 to 2 weeks when having a mild ulcerative colitis flare and see what happens. I was diagnosed with U.C. about 5 years ago and haven't used the Canasa supp. much until now; I take 5 pills of Asacol daily (800 mg tablets). I'm ...
Posted 4 Oct 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 31 Aug 2016 by • 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 ...