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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    I can not seem to edit the above post. The bottle is 15ml.
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    I have been using an ethanol-based tincture containing 195 mg of THC and 360 mg of CBD. 1 ml dose contains 13 mg THC and 24 mg CBD, it is a 157mm bottle, cost $55 dollars US, lasts roughly 2 weeks.
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    Hidradenitis suppurativa

    Hi all, TMI rant I have been having terrible recurrences of this dreaded skin condition since stopping Humira. It occurs on my vagina and is very very painful. Just when I think it is going away, more of the painful lumps form. I am careful to drain them if I can when I shower, and it helps. I...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    This thread has lots of helpful information on vaporizer here
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    Inspiring video from transgender girl

    Inspiring video from transgender child Here
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Mish, Basically it was a forum member in this forum that helped me find the info on the state of ct's web site. It was under Department of Consumer protection. And helped me find a Medical Marijuana doctor in the state. Obviously MA will be different, but maybe the info is in a similar place on...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Mish, I live in ct and am starting the process to get my card. My gi won't prescribe it, but I am going to the MM doctor in addition to going to my gi. Thanks to another ct forum member, I know the steps necessary. I signed a release form so my gi can fax my records over. Then an appointment...
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    I keep getting infections

    I have been on Humira for a couple of years now for my Crohn's Disease. Lately it seems like I always have an infection cooking somewhere on my body. If I rip off a hangnail, the site can become infected, sometimes I've had to even take antibiotics. Currently, I have a swollen lymph node in my...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    I was on Remicade for 8 years with little or no side effects. It took a while to turn the tide but was great for reducing my symptoms. After about 6 years it started to lose it's effectiveness. I switched to Humire a year and a half ago. The only side effect I noticed immediately was terrible...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    MM is really good for helping me with stress/anxiety. It relaxes my gut, which is where I feel most of the anxiety.
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    Middlesex Gastro - Middletown CT

    Does anybody have any experience with the doctors in this group? I am trying to find a new doctor and would appreciate any information you could share. Thanks!
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    I am currently using Blue Dream and it has no effect on my appetite.
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    Does anyone else get joint pain as a symptom?

    I used to have awful hip and knee pain, now I have extremely bad elbow pain. I used to be on Remicade, now I'm on Humira. Has anyone else experienced this as a symptom?
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    Looking for a new GI in CT

    I am new to this forum and have looked at the Doctor Review threads. I am hoping to talk to people in CT that have a great GI and will share info about him/her. I currently am being treated by Dr Ramsey, of CT Gastro Consultants, have been seeing him for about 10 years now. Lately it seems like...
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