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Crohn's Disease

Also known as Mesalazine for Crohn's Disease, Sulfasalazine for Crohn's Disease

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  • Where is your pain ?

    Hi , I’m just wondering, where is everyone’s crohns pain located? I get right sided, under rib, belly button and groin. Thankyou 

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  • Hard stool blood and mucus

    I have been suffering with very hard stool accompanied by lots of mucus and blood varying in colours from dark brown to red. Have urgency and visiting the toileting around 6 times. Has anyone else had this before with a flare?

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  • Shallow breathing, anyone?

    So for the last year and half I’ve experienced shallow breathing off and on. I originally thought it was from being anemic but I got iron infusions almost a year ago and my levels (including ferritin) are normal. I’m on Pentasa for my Crohn’s disease and mostly it seems to help! I just wonder why I …

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  • hyperbaric treatment for crohn's

    Could Hyperbaric treatment help with crohn's,   And maybe IBS, with say erythromycin, it seems campylobacter also is the bad guy in crohn's . it thrives in low oxygen , but is killed by high altitude & oxygen  ? 120 days for new blood cells but only few days or a week at high …

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  • At my whits end

    Hi I’ve been ill for years with ibs and Candida . Recently I’ve had high calprotectin levels ( inflammation in my instestines) , severe right sided pain and impaction. After clear tests for IBD I’m still none the wiser. Can anyone help? 

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  • Holiday Attack

    Does anyone else with crohns mostly in remission find they get an attack on holiday. It seems to happen to me a lot. Yet again I am in bed in pain while everyone else is enjoying the sun. Fortunately I am in the UK so if it escalates A and E is available. I just stopped eating and am in Tramadol …

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  • Could Drug allergic reaction caused cohns?

    Was placed on ramipril for 2 years whilst taking it developed mouth ulcers breathing difficulties, internal bleeding, and eventually fistula ,after being addmitted to hospital with breathing problems was found to be allergic to ramopril. Now diagnosed with Crohn s . Has anybody else developed …

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  • List Of Crohn’s Disease Symptoms

    Hello everyone I’m hoping that some Crohns Disease sufferers would be kind enough to let me know all the symptoms they experienced, no matter how big, small or insignificant they seemed at the time, leading up to their diagnosis, and the symptoms they suffer with at present. I’m getting mixed …

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  • My story. Any advice appreciated.

    Hi all, First, a bit of an introduction. My name is Daniel. I am a 32 yr old male, who is currently under investigation for IBD (undiagnosed). I have been reading these forums for quite a while since everything started, but feel that I need some additional support and advice going forward. Ok, …

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  • Could I have Crohn’s?

    Hi all. I’m currently working toward a diagnosis / treatment for the tons of weird symptoms I’ve beenbhabing for about 6 weeks.  All started around the time I was seeking a dermatologist to examine some suspect skin lesions. In the time between noticing these moles/lesions, everything I read …

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  • Due for a colonoscopy next week and I’m feeling anxious

    Started  about ten weeks ago, constant upset tummy, and very unpleasant smells, loose stools.  I’ve changed my diet to a low residue.  Doctor thinks it could be crohns.  I thought it was food poisoning but I’ve has 2 stool tests and bloods done.  I’m wondering will I ever …

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  • Confused

    I’ve had a clear pill cam and colonoscopy, but o have high calprotectin and severe right abdomen pain and black stools. Any ideas ? Thanks 

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  • Doubt my diagnosis

    I was diagnosed with Chron's in June, ever since i have doubted my diagnosis. Reading how others are with Chron's, i just dont feel that bad, i have minimal pain or discomfort, 1 mushy bowel movemet in the morning and no blood. My colonoscopy showed ulcers in my ilium, i have been on …

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  • IBD Diagnosis

    Hello, I am very new to IBD thinking i had IBS for 4 years now, so i am very confused and of course worried about this. I had a colonoscopy two days back to rule out IBS. My symptoms are: 1. acid reflux mainly 2. Intestinal gas 3. fatigue every now and then. No classic symptoms of Crohons. So …

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  • Can Crohn's go away

    I was diagnosed with Crohn's last October by colonoscopy after 2 weeks in hospital but have been watching what I eat and have lost 30lbs. Drs believe that it was triggered by medication I was on for my MS but since January I've been pretty much symptom free and I'm curious if anyone …

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  • Is Crohn's diarrhoea normally spontaneous?

    Hi guys, I've been finding blood in my stool for the past 3/4 weeks and my stools have been much looser lately. Still awaiting on my appointment with a specialist and doctors dont have a clue whats going on. I wondered however, i see a lot of people with IBD saying that they have urgent …

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  • oil of oregano

    hi , oil of oregano , could this cure crohn's , or ibs, ulcerative colitis , according to  human paratuberculosis foundation .(web) .on crohn's disease  oil of oregano could cure Crohn's you will have to excuse me i have only just found out about it, anyone know anything .  …

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  • domperidone following stoma surgery?

    hi all ive had part of my terminal ilium and the first part of my large bowel removed so now am sporting a stoma. Surgery went well, I spent 9 days in hospital and I’m generally ok except for 2 things - mind numbing fatigue which I hope is just part of the healing process but the other - NAUSEA, …

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  • Iron depletion

    I had a resection about a year ago, ever since than I have been suffering with shortness of breath headaches and cramps I had blood tests that revealed I was iron deficent I have tried liquid iron plus I had a iron infusion but my iron is still deficent, I have had colonoscopy and swallowed a …

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  • Crohns,

    I got crohns and 23 and had it over a year now, & Does anyone know why I’m experiencing bad swears and bad anxiety & having mental health problems since I being on steroids have being for a while on and off but if I’m not on them I loose weight and have bad stomach pain’s so carnt win and …

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  • lregular Period Cycle

    I haven't had a period cycle for 3 months. I am on Inflixmab Injections for 2 years. I have appointment with my GP this Friday.

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  • After effects of colonoscopy

    Hi Everybody, I had my first colonoscopy around three months ago and ever since undergoing this procedure I have been experiencing discomfort in my stomach, has anyone else experienced this and if so how long did it last. Being my first experience of this procedure I was a little apprehensive.  …

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  • How does bleeding present itself in Crohn's?

    I'm trying to work out if my blood is coming from haemerrhoids or from crohns. Doctors have given me stool and blood tests and havent found anything. I've been farting out bits of blood mixed with stool at the end of bowel movements - does this sound like crohn's or haemmerrhoids? …

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  • Vitamins best for hair loss?

    I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease last December. I’ve been on Pentasa since January and have been doing really good on it. No flare ups!  I have experienced hair loss though. Thinking it might be from the medication. My doctor was not super helpful when I asked about it. He said try …

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  • Pockets of inflammation Small bowell

    Hi.  So after colonoscopys. Ct scans etc all coming back negative . I eventually had the pill capsule endoscopy.  This has shown that I have pockets of inflammation in the small bowell/intestine. Could this be the cause of the horrific abdominal pain I’ve had for 2 years. ? They now say …

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