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    Going on biologics or similar- Fear

    Update. -----Still not taken the Imuran yet. Been a little over month and a half now. I been feeling great overall since surgery for abscess and removing section of bad small intestine. Eating what I like, gaining some weight and bulking up muscle as I desperately wanted. Now I am getting the...
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    Being Told to go on Imuran after surgrey

    Thanks hawkeye as searching online do not see a lot of people posting positive about particular meds. Naturally the negative issues tend to lead conversations. Still not taken the Imuran prescribed as I been feeling great overall since surgery in March for abscess and removing section of bad...
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    Want to give up

    Prayers are with you. After reading some of the things many of you go through I really marvel at the strength you have. The bit that I have gone through is may be small in comparison but I have stressed and worried myself silly. I cant fathom what many of you go through daily.
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    Going on biologics or similar- Fear

    Thanks so much for the responses . Yes Clean diet sure can not hurt. Before surgery just really ate chicken and rice. Fortunately since my surgery a bit over a month ago to remove section of small intestine I have been feeling great. No stomach pains or fatigue. But basically just had some...
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    Being Told to go on Imuran after surgrey

    Imuran—Waiting on results of blood test to see if I can taKe this drug. Really stressing over taking these Type drugs. Pursuant to above post I feel great after surgery With no Crohns symptoms and find it hard to think I may be taking something that has potential to make me feel bad. Would I be...
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    Going on biologics or similar- Fear

    Thanks. Yes it looks like with everything w Crohns is trial and error as everybody is so different. The physicians even don't seem to have a full grasp on what is best. The current blessing I have now is I don't feel bad, actually feel fantastic after this gut cut but the frustrating thing is...
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    Going on biologics or similar- Fear

    Apologize for length and posted this also on Imuran discussion- 57 yr old male. Diagnosed w Crohns for 20yrs (1999). Otherwise great health and live a very active lifestyle. Prescribed Pentasa, been on ever since. Only symptom for 16 yrs was uncomfortable cramping 12 hr period maybe 2 or 3...
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    Being Told to go on Imuran after surgrey

    Apologize for length- 57 yr old male. Diagnosed w Crohns for 20yrs (1999). Otherwise great health and live a very active lifestyle. Prescribed Pentasa, been on ever since. Only symptom for 16 yrs was uncomfortable cramping 12 hr period maybe 2 or 3 times a year. Very manageable. In 2016 the...
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