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Recent content by Mattannika

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    Starting LDN while tapering- timing and dosage

    Hi, I've posted a smiliar comment in a different thread before. But I figure that maybe this would be a good question to post on it's own. I bet there are others out there that may have similar thoughts and I am still not sure how to go about this LDN thing. I am currently on 15mg...
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    Supposed to start humira - I am scared!

    Hi everyone. I had a follow up doctors appt with my gastro-enterologist this morning and am confused, a little upset at the Crohn's thing, but mostly really scared...we finished the appointment with me having to consider and really think about going on a biologic drug...which just creeps me...
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    Prednisone Taper and Side Effects

    I am currently taking Prednisone and Apriso. I just started tapering off of Prednisone. I started with 2 weeks at 40mg, now am half a week on 30mg, friday I am supposed to go down to 30mg then 20mg then 10mg and 5mg at the end. I might be a bit naive, I assumed that the side effects that...
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    I'm one of you, just newly diagnosed

    After suffering from the most horrific pains of my life over the past several weeks, and refraining from going to the ER several times, i have been diagnosed with severe Crohn's disease as of last week. After being referred to my GI for all the typical symptoms, weeks ago, she finally connected...