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Why Asacol not working for Ulcerative Colitis like it used to?

Posted 12 Apr 2012 by ProfessioalLady 8 answers

I was recently diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in the beginning of this year, and when Asacol was prescribed, my fever and bloody stool were gone. Now about 1 month ago for depression, my doctor put me on Paxil instead of Zoloft, because Zoloft made me emotionless and could not speak up even if I ...

Colazal - Does sulfasalazine cause weight loss?

Posted 30 May 2012 by atompk 1 answer

Before I started taking sulfasalazine I weighed 130lbs. Since taking this medication for approximately 2 yrs I am at a standstill weighing 120lbs. Could this be due to the medication?

Anyone recently started Lialda & at what dose did you experience change? Good or bad?

Posted 14 Dec 2013 by ghopeful 2 answers

My doctor did a poor job of explaining what I might expect to feel after I started this graduated regimen of Lialda. I am 60 and the only other prescription I take is gababentin as I had spine fusion (3 level) 3 years ago. I was on Pentasa for 2 weeks prior to starting Lialda.

My husband is taking Asacol for 3 yrs now.(400 mg x12) Isn't a bit to much?

Posted 18 Dec 2009 by msimon 3 answers

He asked the Dr. to lower the intake.Was told No.Please advice.

Prescription for Apriso says not to take with antacids -?

Posted 8 Aug 2013 by geri_dunn 1 answer

Does this mean just not to take at the same time frame as antacids

Anyone experiencing hair loss after taking Apriso?

Posted 26 May 2017 by cynthiakim 1 answer

I took apriso for 6 weeks and am now experiencing significant hair loss and want to know if anyone else has had a similar experience.

Asacol causing tingling/itching in face, abdomen, back, hands?

Posted 28 Oct 2011 by venkata_d 1 answer

I am on Asacol past 3 years. Started with 2 Asacol/3 times a day. In between it was not under control, abut year back i went to 3/3 and had more flareups, and since about 6 months, doctor advised 4 Asacol/3 times a day. Since past few weeks, i am seeing lot of reactions - itchiness, tingling - ...

Mesalamine 400 mg, @ 2 in AM and 2 in PM. I've taken for several years. Since my problems have?

Posted 10 May 2013 by marthahagler 2 answers

... virtually disappeared, I've cut it back to 1 in AM & PM. When I told my doctor/PA (new one), she said she would check, but wanted directions to reflect what I was actually taking. She sent new RX for 4 - 375mg daily. When questioned, she said to take AS DIRECTED! My 400mg said 2-twice ...

What is a Dr. looking for when they order a HIDA scan? How long does it take?

Posted 31 Mar 2014 by Sparky246 1 answer

What kind of prep is necessary?

Does Imuran come in an injectable?

Posted 15 Aug 2015 by Mary0123 1 answer

Does this drug come in an injectable? My husband is getting a good response, but is queasy taking it. Also, will he be taking the lialda continually along with it? Thanks

What are interactions bewteen Lamictal,Colas or Asacol, bupropion sr and birth control pills?

Posted 21 Nov 2009 by askadis 1 answer

My daughter is now one medication for colitis, depresssion, birth control and was just diagnosed with epilepsy and put on Lamictal. I'm very scared about potential interactions. I know there can be problems with Lamictal and birth control medication. What other issues should we be asking about?

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