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Prednisone is to be taken 2 tablets 4 times a day with food?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 by bsure 5 answers

Does it matter if I take it: 9 am / 1pm / 5pm / 9pm ?? Does it have to be spaced further apart? Its being given to reduce inflammation in colon due to microscopic collitis.

Can accutane cause leukemia?

Posted 26 Jan 2011 by surfcart 5 answers

I took accutane in 1992 already having inflammatory bowel disease and had all the major side affects from the drug.I also came down with leukemia. Can they be connected?

Has anyone been on Lexapro and Prednisone at the same time? I had a high ANA titer and they?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by blaaccypher 4 answers

Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!

What is the difference between IBS and Diverticulosis?

Posted 9 Sep 2011 by scottishksd 1 answer

Clarify the real significant differences of how unrelated they are. I really need a comparison to show people they are not one in the same; noting the most serious symptomatic risks of each.

Weaning off Budesonide capsules , best way please?

Posted 4 Aug 2013 by Raemac12 1 answer

I have been on Budesonide 2 x 3 mg a day for 10 months and am trying to get off them, but finding it very hard . I have inflammation of jeujenum , indefinable cause so my Consultant says , which is not helpful to me . I have dense adhesions also from numerous abdominal surgery. Anyway, has anyone ...

Prednisolone weaning question?

Posted 25 Apr 2014 by Domzwife 1 answer

My daughter was put on 20mg daily (5mg tabs) of prednisone for 2 months. Her GI put her on a wean schedule. Three days after completing it, she began having symptoms. A week or so after, her GI put her back on the prednisone. Two days later she was admitted to the hospital because of pain. While in ...

Has anyone had problems with headache taking mercaptopurine?

Posted 7 Dec 2009 by TerryF 2 answers

I took for 14 days. Headache developed day 3. Day 12 I reduced dose to 50 mg from 100. I stopped taking day 14. Day 15 I still have slight headache. I am hoping by tomorrow it will be gone. Dr.'s nurse is puzzled - headache is not listed side effect. Wondering if there is anyone else who ...

Remicade/ Imuran- treatments for Behcet's?

Posted 13 Mar 2012 by LollieBoo 3 answers

I was diagnosed with Behcet's nearly 7 years ago and have spent most of that time treating flares as they arose, usually with Prednisone or whatever seemed to work for whatever part of my body was most affected. I have been through skin/ mucosal issues, bladder, CNS, joint, eye and other ...

Has anyone that has been diagnosed with crohns have any side effects with Remicade and Entocort?

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.

Diagnosed with ulcerative proctitis adviced needed?

Posted 1 Apr 2013 by Lissy91 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. ...

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. ...

Flagyl IV RTU - What can you take for a head cold and sinus infection with flagyl?

Posted 2 Dec 2010 by grandmar4 1 answer

On Flagy 4 days, cold and sinus symptoms started about 5 days ago. Can I take mucinex dm?

Is anyone aware of a "rebound effect" as the body's immune system catches up to the Remicade assault

Posted 12 Jul 2012 by heavyweather 1 answer

... on the body causing a need to increase the dosage? Have been on Remicade to treat Pyoderma Gangrenosum for almost a year (every eight weeks) and suddenly it seems like the medication isn't working and my wound has become wounds with a topping of Santyl debriding gel and a SoloSite ...

Can you take Tramadol with ulcertive colitis IBD and gastritis?

Posted 6 May 2013 by Crazywhiteboy 1 answer

I currently take norco 10:325 put have ran out and was going to take my tramadol

Ulcerative Colitis - I am experiencing severe edema in feet, ankles, calfs, knees as well as hands,?

Posted 6 Aug 2013 by shar1234 1 answer

... wrists and elbows. This is causing severe joint pain and swelling and redness. Am taking 75 mg 6mp and remicade infusions. Is this a common side effect and does it go away?

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