• Welcome to Crohn's Forum, a support group for people with all forms of IBD. While this community is not a substitute for doctor's advice and we cannot treat or diagnose, we find being able to communicate with others who have IBD is invaluable as we navigate our struggles and celebrate our successes. We invite you to join us.

Search results

  1. C

    Methotrexate & Liver

    Hi Everyone I wanted to know if Methotrexate has caused anyone problems with their Liver. I ask because i took Methotrexate for my Crohns and recently my LFT has been raised, my GP has refered to a Liver Specialist.
  2. C

    Capsule Endoscopy

    Hi All I have got the date for the capsule endoscopy at last waited 6 months it is on the 4th July so I will let you know what is happening after. I am just happy to be getting somewhere no meds at present.
  3. C

    Feels like labour pain.

    Hi Ladies Do any of you get like labour pains when having a bm it does not happen all the time. I am usually on the loo for about 30mins when it happens it leaves me with stomach pain for the rest of the day.
  4. C


    Can anyone explain to me what a fistula is and what are the symptoms I am a little anxious.
  5. C


    Hi All, This is getting very wacky because quite recently I have had antibiotics for acute Sinusitis and one side of my nose is permanently swollen, also I seem more sensitive to perfumes and chemicals.
  6. C

    Skin cancer & crohn's

    Hi everyone I have a question I have had a leg lesion for around seven months I saw my GP who referred me to a Dermatologist, he has had a look at it he says it is suspect and I have to have a biopsy. I wonder if it could be skin cancer has anyone else had this problem?
  7. C


    I would just like to wish every member of this forum a peaceful, pain free if possible Christmas and all the very best to you all for 2018.
  8. C

    Hydrogen Breath Test

    Hi All It has been three weeks now since I had the breath test & it was positive. I have e-mailed the the PA of my consultant to find out what happens now? First it was we have not got the paper work back from the hospital. Now it is sorting out medication, I have researched the SIBO...
  9. C

    Hydrogen Breath Test

    Hi All, I am getting ready for my breath test tomorrow you have to go through a long fasting period and no drinks for eight hours before test unless it is with soy or lactose free milk. I hope I don't start feeling sick, will this test help find out what is going on as my colonoscopy came...
  10. C


    I am new to this forum but not Crohn's, I was diagnosed in 2013. I have been on a rollercoaster ride ever since. I am anxious as I have not worked since i was diagnosed,now 58 years old the medication so far has not worked I am going for a breath test next week can someone explain why i have...