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Posted 4 Apr 2016 by beaman • 0 answers
... dizzy? I have been taking Entocort EC for Crohn's and have never had remission. Developed antibodies to Remicade, Cimzia didn't help, nor did other options. Have been on Humira for two years. I am exhausted.
Posted 15 Feb 2016 by sandicelina • 0 answers
... colitis. On 3 occasions I have developed severe infections. One was life-threatening and yet my GI continues to prescribe it. Help?
Posted 6 Nov 2015 by Proudlady • 1 answer
I've been taking encort ec for probably 12 years or more. I am now reading about side effects. I have most of them. Thin skin, bruising constantly , fat gain in my arms, waist, face. Why haven't doctors said anything to me about stopping this drug. Also I've had no sex drive. What ...
Posted 28 Aug 2015 by forevernalways3 • 0 answers
can you go from 9mg a day for two months and quit totally if you want ; have people done that? can you go from on and of skip a day back and forth... i was on 9 for 2mth helped then seemed to present side sores in mouth so i went to 2 a day then quick skip a day and then off then i felt tired etc ...
Posted 22 Jul 2012 by sandy534 • 3 answers
I took entocort for two years. terrible side effects. Itching, bruising weight gain,itching arounf mouth. I've been off entocort for two months and NO improvement in the side effects. When can I expect relief?
Posted 25 May 2014 by diane diamond • 2 answers
I am down to 3mg every other day and have developed a rash, muscle pains, extreme fatigue and irritability. How do i get off this stuff?
Posted 2 Oct 2011 by lari • 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 29 Oct 2013 by nana2boyz • 1 answer
I have been symptomatic,cramps,uncontrollable liquid stools and weight loss for 6 months. Endoscopy showed stomach ulcerations. Colonoscopy was visually w/in normal limits save a single polyp which was benign. Snip biopsies were positive for autoimmune microscopic lymphocytic colitis. My insurance ...
Posted 11 Mar 2013 by 88fingers54 • 1 answer
probably due to my compromised immune system. Is there an alternative treatment for Crohn's. I am already taking mercaptopurine and entocort. Should I also anticipate future shingles outbreaks because of my Crohn's disease?
Posted 12 Oct 2012 by barbb57 • 2 answers
Posted 26 Nov 2012 by dwarnerrn • 1 answer
Posted 24 Apr 2012 by tstro90 • 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 23 Apr 2012 by Grandmom MAT • 1 answer
Other than return of your original symptoms.
Posted 9 Nov 2011 by guido8 • 1 answer
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