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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 there a generic version of 500 mg Pentasa?

Posted 1 Aug 2010 by FrooGal 2 answers

My brand-name pills cost me $535 per month, and I'd like to save with a generic.

Pentasa and feeling like something stuck in throat???

Posted 19 Nov 2012 by jebnow 3 answers

HELP!!! lol. I have been on Pentasa for about a full week now. About 3 days ago I started noticing what I thought was Heartburn. Having never had it before I didn't really know, but my husband and family agreed that my symptoms sounded just like heartburn. Anyway at that point it wasn't ...

My pentasa will cost me $500.00 a month at CVS. Is there some where I can get it cheaper.

Posted 20 Feb 2011 by oreson 1 answer

I can't afford the $500.00 a month

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. ...

Has anyone noticed increased appetite with pentasa? I'm hungry all the time?

Posted 2 Sep 2013 by sparkle2012 2 answers

Since I started pentasa, I have a huge capacity for food. I've gained 30 lbs. This is not normal for me. I seem hungry all the time. I did have bowel resection for Crohns -- now I don't have pain with food anymore. But this is more of an appetite stimulant to me.

As anyone had their belly button pierced while having Crohn's disease and being on remicade,?

Posted 27 Mar 2014 by Kobe005 3 answers

... methotrexate, pentasa, and folic acid?

Ulcerative Colitis -- Active - I just started Pentasa and 4 hours later I have severe runny?

Posted 2 Sep 2009 by sbruffey 2 answers

... diarrehea (all watery) and now blood. Is this normal for taking Pentasa?

I was on Pentasa for 3 years with no problems but now I have tons of issues?

Posted 11 Jul 2010 by kristiebyrd 2 answers

I was on Pentasa for 3 years without any Chrons problems during my pregnancy I stopped taking the Pentasa after the baby was born I had a flare and started taking the Pentasa again along with all my other Chrons prescriptions (Humira, Imuran, Folic Acid, Vicodin, Donnatol, Phenergan) and I had ...

Which of these prescribed drugs affect male fertility:?

Posted 11 Sep 2012 by Antoine Burkush 1 answer

1-Methotrexate 2-Nizoral Crème... (ketoconazole) 3-Pentasa Sachets 4-Cozaar 50 5-Omnic 0.4 (Tamsulozin Hydrochloride) 6-Plaquenil 200 7-Pariet 20 (Rabeprazol Sodium) Thank You

What is the difference between pentasa capsules and pentasa tablets?

Posted 15 Apr 2010 by ayuh 1 answer

The capsule is designed to be released into the small intestine, what about the tablets, wouldn't they dissolve much sooner and therefore not target the small intestine?

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