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Posted 5 Oct 2009 • 7 answers
I've tried every med from remicade to humira to imuran to flag, I'm now thinking best option is surgery again(28 first surg) but having more probs managing & getting dr help with 2ndary symptoms ie: joint pain, back pain, skin infections, dry eyes, gum & tooth infections etc also ...
Posted 2 Oct 2011 • 3 answers
I am starting entocort for crohns disease. I have been taking hi-dose steroids off and on for 10 yrs. Does this drug work better and last longer?
Posted 25 Jun 2009 • 4 answers
Just started the drug last week, and now developing swollen ankles and leg pain...
Posted 27 Jul 2010 • 5 answers
I am a researcher working with geneticists to try to find markers so that remicade, humira, cimzia will be more effective and minimize the "non-response" that occurs. Have you had to switch drugs? Can you please tell me about your current therapy, dose, costs for drugs, costs for ...
Posted 29 Sep 2009 • 3 answers
recommending remicade infusions. I really do not know much about the drug or the disease(only what the nurse told me and what I read on the internet). Can i get some opinions and/or advise about what I should do. I hear it can make him very sick and there are risks of infections.
Posted 20 Oct 2011 • 4 answers
Posted 24 Apr 2012 • 2 answers
I have had crohns for 13 years and just recently have been experiencing another bad flare-up. My doctor initially put me on Entocort, but now that my symptoms are getting worse, he wants me to try Remicade. I am wondering if there are any side effects when taking both Remicade and Entocort.
Posted 26 Feb 2010 • 2 answers
I have bruising, sores in my mouth, light sensitivity, high blood glucose, and blood pressure now. My PCP gave it to me for aid with my pain and ailing digestive system. After my a very bad blood infection from a colonoscopy things have been out of control. I have systemic scleroderma with ...
Posted 15 Jun 2011 • 1 answer
I have previously been on Infliximab and have been told the effects are the same. Is this true?
Can Imuran Medication cause swelling,tingling & aching of ankles, feet & toes or is it weird chrohn?
Posted 25 Sep 2011 • 1 answer
I have had crohns disease for over 40 yrs. My 1st resection was when I was 20, my last in 2007. Most of the time in between I had short relapes and was put on prednisone each time. Other than diarea, I usually had no symptoms or meds. My Dr. just gave me Imuran to maintain my remission. Since I ...
Posted 22 Sep 2013 • 3 answers
Posted 11 Nov 2013 • 1 answer
Humira 40mg dose every 2 weeks . Are there patients that have psychological or bi polar tendencies from taking this drug ? What do study's show ?
Posted 14 Dec 2015 • 1 answer
I have a 14 year old son with crohns. For almost 2 years. He has been ok on azathioprine, but about 6 weeks ago started to lose weight again and started not to eat much. Regular doc appointment at hospital showed his bloods weren't great. Turns out he is in a flare up! Had a liver biopsy last ...
Posted 29 Jan 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 7 Aug 2013 • 2 answers