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Is severe back and leg pain a side effect of my ulcerative colitis or my meds Asacol and Remicade?

Posted 23 Jul 2012 by Poopbuckets 12 answers

I'm on 4,800 mg Asacol and Remicade infusions . The pain is really bad . Should I ask my doctor for some sort of pain meds ? Was diagnosed dec 2011. My legs ache all night . My joints are stiff and achey knees are also aching.Keeps me up at night . Doc wanted to put me on prednisone but I ...

What is "hydration therapy"? Why do I need it prior to CT with contrast?

Posted 11 days ago by pinkprincess 0 answers

Long history of colon problems with constipation and infectious colitis. Bloodwork showed my creatinine levels high and GRF level low. Doctor suspects I may have diverticulitis or my recent bout with colitis indicates infection that's not been cleared up.

Which is more effective, beano or gas-x for gas from ulcerative colitis?

Posted 13 Jun 2014 by Ajc11753 1 answer

I have Much flatulence from ulcerative colitis...

Is it possible to have delayed side-effects with Pentasa?

Posted 25 Jan 2017 by Rimansa 0 answers

I stared taking Pentasa slow release tablets (Mesalazine) 4g a day since March 2014 when i was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis. they are not doing much but doctor said i need to continue taking them anyway on top of stronger medications. long story short of different medications, at the moment i ...

Ulcerative Colitis - Active - Is there anyone that can help with costs of Entocort EC?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Wendybrown 0 answers

I would like to know how to get assistance with my prescriptions. I am uninsured and I do work. I can not afford $360.00 a week.

Colitis - I can't sleep at all my family dr put me on a sleep aid 20 mg plus my legs hurt all the?

Posted 22 Oct 2016 by Chickie28 0 answers

... time. Well I just took another 20 mg of the sleep aid hope I sleep. Do you think I'm taking to much ? Help !!!

Lomotil - With with colitis and uncontrollable diarrhea?

Posted 28 Sep 2016 by Shaernurse 0 answers

I have been diagnosed with colitis and diverticulitis along with IBS-D. I have already missed almost four months straight. Under FMLA, also 4 to 5 days a month on intermittent FMLA I know stress plays a big part in mine. Wanted to ask has anyone gotten disability for this ? If so do you mind ...

What is C Diff Colitis? How contagious is it?

Posted 19 Apr 2013 by kathyhanson 1 answer

My sister-in-law was in ICU for 2 weeks with this infection, and then went to a convalescent facility for a week. She is now home, but my brother is beginning to show symptoms - diarrhea, cramping, low grade fever. They are both in their 70's and have a myriad of other medical issues. They are ...

What is a good antibiotic for infected tooth?

Posted 15 Jul 2016 by SweetieC 0 answers

... I have Ulcerative Colitis, and I believe an infected tooth, other than staying away from clindymycin is there another antibiotic I should avoid?

Is it safe to have a shingles shot or flu shot while taking budesonide?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 by pennyash 0 answers

I have been taking 3 budesonide EC 3mg capsules every morning for over a year for microscopic colitis.

Ulcerative Colitis - Awkward question but here goes. In regard to sex I have noticed the pelvic bone

Posted 9 Aug 2016 by ccrnol1nas 0 answers

... that goes horizontally across seems to get bruised and painful from hitting against my partner during sex. Wondering if its related to surgery I had for UC as in maybe all the things removed (I have the permanent stoma and ostomy bag so no large intestine, colon, rectum, anus all gone and ...

Took Clindamycin a few weeks ago for 8 days, should I be tested for C Difficile Colitis?

Posted 7 Jul 2016 by Catherine L 0 answers

Diarrhea and stomach flu symptoms worsening every day since Monday night. Some fever since yesterday. No blood in stools but lots of mucus and what seems like bile (very yellow stool water). Fairly acute pain in lower abdomen (burning and churning pain, goes right through to my lower back and makes ...

I got C.diff after taking clindamycin HCl for dental work. How long does C HCl stay in the body?

Posted 29 Mar 2016 by espbooks 0 answers

Last year I took clindamycin HCl for a dental procedure and got diarrhea, colitis and tested positive for Clostridium difficile. Recently and Functional Medicine doctor said that clindamycin stays in the body long after it has been taken. How long does clindamycin stay in the body? If you ...

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