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  1. trebor-HI

    Patency Pill and Pill Camera

    I swallowed the patency pill yesterday. 24 hours later I passed my bowels and hoped to see the pill. This is gross but I collected the stool and mashed through it. Not sure but I think I found bits and pieces of it. They're going to do an x-ray later today to see if patency pill is still in...
  2. trebor-HI

    Humira and Multiple Sclerosis

    I noticed a zone of numbness around my shin and top of foot the day after my first Humira treatment (four 40 mg pens administered subcutaneously). When I reported this to the GI doctor he said that there is a concern that Humira can "unmask" undiagnosed multiple sclerosis (MS). He advised that...
  3. trebor-HI

    Should I take Humira?

    I'm a 57 year old male diagnosed with Crohn's March 2012. My only symptom is that I have about 3 episodes a year during which I experience nausea and vomitting. The episodes usually last about 12 hours, I eventually fall asleep and awake feeling fine. I have no other symptoms! The Crohn's...
  4. trebor-HI

    Diagnosed with Crohn's

    Hi, I'm 55 years old. I went to a GI doctor because I was overdue for my first colonoscopy. While there, I explained to the Dr. that I experience bouts of vomiting about 2-4 times per year. This has been going on for about 10 years. The doc said he would do both a colonoscopy and an EGD. He...