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    Why Don't GI Doctors Take The Role Of Diet Seriously?

    There is NO PROFIT in getting you to address dietary issues and LOTS of Money to be Made HAWKING you Biologics with is ALLL the attendant Side effects. FOLLOW the MONEY! MY GI is absolutely MILITANT about Biologics and SWEARS Diet and Excercise has NO bearing on Crohn's or UC whatsover...
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    Remicade Club Support Group

    Nuttyguts...Bless you! I so appreciate your sharing at the "GUT" level with me. I have searched most of the different threads on this forum and am leaning heavily toward refusing this medication in spite of the almost MILITANT PUSH for me to take it by my GI. I have had Crohn's/UC for 10 yrs...
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    Really strange experience with first remicade infusion

    Hmmmm Yet ANOTHER reason to REFUSE this medication. MY GI REALLLLY is pushing me to take it. I am 74, Have had Crohn's for 10 yrs,l,, controlled with meslimine (Lialda 1.2 gm Tabs...3 Tabs per day. I have had 2 peri-anal abscess surgeries in past 2 yrs and one Peri-anal ulcer surgery. GI...
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    Remicade hair loss?

    Thanks, again...well said.
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    Remicade and weight gain?

    BLESS YOU! I am 74 yr old male with Crohn's and MY GI is pushing Remicade HARD...I mean REALLY hard....Your post is helping me a great deal in my NO WAY response. Thank you! The side effects I am reading are horrendous.
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    Remicade Club Support Group

    New to this Forum. I am 74 yr old male, Diagnosed with Crohn's / UC and on Oral Mesalimine (Lialda DR 1.2GM Tab 3 Tabs per day) and periodic Rectal Suspension enemas of same med for past 10 years. Have had 2 surgeries for Peri-anal Abcess and one for Peri-anal Ulcer. GI now wants to prescribe...
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    Remicade hair loss?

    GOD Bless you! Thank you, so much for your sharing. I am leaning toward REFUSING this medication and taking my chances. I have been on Mesalimine Tablets 1.2GM 3 per day as well as the enemas periodically to control peri-anal abscess. I have tried Turmeric but stopped with my last surgery. I...
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    Fistula healing after using Remicade?

    Thank you all for your posts! I am 74 yr old male with Crohn's for 10 yrs. Have done well on Mesalimine 1.2 Gm Tabs. Have had 2 Peri-anal Abscess surgeries in Past 2 yrs and one Peri-anal ulceration surgery. NOW my GI wants to Rx Remicade to reduce chances of recurrence of abscess or fistula...
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    Ingredients in Biologics

    Thank you for your post. I am a 74 yr old Male living with Crohn's for past 10 yrs...and doing well on Mesalamine...I have had 2 peri-anal abscess and one peri-anal ulcer surgery in the past 2 yrs. Now GI wants to prescribe Remicade to eiiminate recurrence of abcesses and I am terrified of side...
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    Remicade hair loss?

    New to this Forum. I am 74 yr old male, Diagnosed with Crohn's / UC and on Oral Mesalimine (Lialda DR 1.2GM Tab 3 Tabs per day) and periodic Rectal Suspension enemas of same med for past 10 years. Have had 2 surgeries for Peri-anal Abcess and one for Peri-anal Ulcer. GI now wants to prescribe...
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    Overview of Remicade

    New to this Forum. I am 74 yr old male, Diagnosed with Crohn's / UC and on Oral Mesalimine (Lialda DR 1.2GM Tab 3 Tabs per day) and periodic Rectal Suspension enemas of same med for past 10 years. Have had 2 surgeries for Peri-anal Abcess and one for Peri-anal Ulcer. GI now wants to prescribe...
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