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Recent content by bluemuse

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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Yeah Johnny, I have heard some debates about it here and there in program but not specifically about Medical issues. That's just a different ballpark altogether I think. Out of kindness and sanity, we need to be able to treat symptoms somehow and this seems the best choice by far. With...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    I agree 100% David. I was unclear...what I meant by that was "any other complimentary meds". As in meds for pain, nausea or sleep. It works wonders for those issues. I'm actually just now having a problem coming off of Entocort and only being on Pentasa. I was fine and after one week off I'm...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Just throwing my 2 cents in here... I'm recently diagnosed (July 2012) and also happen to be completely clean and sober for over 5 years. I'm not a nazi about it and have no judgments on other folks, but I have landed in a bit of a dilemma here because I heard SO much about how weed helps this...
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    Entocort taper - Not going well

    Hey guys Just reaching out today cause I'm feeling lousy and because this is all still new to me and scary. I've been on Entocort (actually gen. budesonide) since October - did two months at 9mg then a slow taper of 6mg for a month then 3 mg and now I'm off completely as of this week. All of a...
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    New here, new to Crohn's

    Hi all. Just wanted to introduce myself to the forum. Was diagnosed just a few months ago. Been on Budesonide and Asacol ever since. Somewhat better than I was but still sore fairly frequently. No insurance so went through the county clinic and am grateful for it but it didn't include much...