Vedolizumab for crohns

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i am starting the above treatment in 2 weeks and wondered if anyone had tried this, what side effects you had and whether it had helped. I have tried infliximab, methotrexate, adalimumab, steroids, 2 bowel resection ops and I am currently on azathioprine. Up to now nothing has worked and since the 2nd op the ulcers came straight back. My condition causes pain, diarrhoea and weight loss. Thank you.

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    Hi 

    I'm sorry that your having such a rough time ATM, I've not heard of this drug, I hope it works for you

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    Hi, I haven't heard if the drug either.  Sorry, you are going through a bad patch, hope things can improve.
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    I've heard it mentioned on the Facebook page for Crohn's & Colitis UK. You might want to have a look there.

    Hope it works for you

    regards

    PW

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