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Long term use of Prednisone and side effects?

Posted 22 Feb 2012 by Mikeyz 3 answers

I was diagnosed with moderate to severe Crohn's disease about a year and half ago. At that time, the Drs. put me on 4000mgs of Pentasa, it didn't help. About a year ago they added Prednisone to my meds, 40 mgs a day. I'm still doing 40 mgs a day. I have already lost one tooth and ...

Is Humira stronger than Remicade?

Posted 12 Aug 2012 by joysim21 2 answers

I'm currently taking remicade but my crohns still isn't in remission after a full round of dosage. We started with pills and steroids but nothings worked long term. Is humira supposed to be stronger than remicade? I have a very severe case and could use some advice.

Hi. I am currently been treated with vedolizumab but have found I am 5 weeks pregnant?

Posted 5 days ago by amz89 1 answer

In the UK research into the affects on pregnancy are limited and I wondered if anyone could advise me on wether I should continue treatment during my pregnancy?

I have been on Entyvio for 11 months. It has put me into remission which is great. The only problem?

Posted 16 Oct 2016 by deekirby 1 answer

Been great. the last three infusions have left me really sick. Lots of blood in loose stool with in six hours of infusion. I have run a low grade fever since the infusion around 100. Headache, sharp pain in my lower right side. Just a general sick in my gut feeling. My NP told me to take Benadryl ...

Has anyone on Remicade been told by your GI doc that "your body is breaking down the remicade?" I?

Posted 19 Jul 2016 by ciesieju 1 answer

... got a call from him and waiting to hear back. I've been on it since June of 2015 after an 11 day hospital stay for a terrible flare. I was diagnosed in March of 2014 (first flare, 85% of my colon affected - severe CD) and am 53 yo. I'm wondering if this means I'm building ...

What should I take for Mild Cronhs Pentasa or Humira?

Posted 14 Feb 2016 by AndyDem 3 answers

I am a 64-year-old male. I have recently been diagnosed with Crohns after an MRI scan. Although, I don't seem to have the symptoms that seem to be prevalent amongst Crohns sufferers. I would say my situation is very mild to the point of saying I thought I had just odd bad days with the tummy. ...

Should I put my 14 year old son on remicade?

Posted 14 Dec 2015 by Pam Brown123 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 ...

My husband has been on Remicade for15 years for Crohns. Over the past 8 months he's lost almost 70?

Posted 15 Nov 2015 by Andrea705 1 answer

... pounds unexplainable. Tests all come back normal. Could it be the Remicade? He has no desire to eat and feels nauseous if he does. HELP!

Is it normal to experience diarrhea on Humira?

Posted 19 Jun 2015 by Ybba2004 2 answers

I started HUmira on 4/18/15. I have had constant diarrhea since. I get somewhat normal stool near the end of the 2 weeks between doses and then time for another. I don't know if this is normal but from others comments, I gather not. I was Crohn's symptom free prior to Humira.

Crohn's Disease - Cimzia- I've been on Cimzia for one year now and am just looking for others'?

Posted 12 Sep 2015 by mittykitty 1 answer

... experiences with this medication. It's really hard for me to tell whether or not it's doing anything for me. Thank you

I have been on Remicade for years with no problems, but on an infusion the nurse forgot to put on?

Posted 17 Mar 2015 by ronn876 1 answer

... the IV filter, followed by some serious problems. Has this happened to anyone else? Does anyone know the long term effects of not using the in line filter?

I started taking humira a month ago, initially I felt great and had the most amazing two weeks of my

Posted 30 Mar 2015 by Mboo73 2 answers

... life. Completely free of pain and crohns symptoms. Then I got a cold and now my symptoms are back worse than ever and on top of that I've developed a painful skin infection. I'm worried that I'll never be rid of the crohns symptoms even on humira. Has anyone else experienced ups ...

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