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Sulfasalazine dosage for ulcerative colitis

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Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I have ulcerative colitis . I started on predisone at 40 mg per day and every 3 days reducing ... on Apriso 4ea per day can i start the predisone again but starting it at a higher dosage. 60 mg per day... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

I take 2000mg sulfasalazine daily for my arthritis and colitis . It hasn't been working as well lately. (After 2 years on it.) Would like to add pure colloidal silver to my regimen and see if it helps ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naval Mendiratta ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I have a history with ulcerative colities. I had a strong attach when i was 20yrs, and it was treated by salazopyrin for two years then nothing happen for long, then i had an attach last year after 19 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

My daughter suffers from Ulcerative colitis . She has just started a course at university to become a midwife but they are saying she is missing a mumps vaccine . She takes azathioprine ., which prevents her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

I have ulcerative colitis . I was diagnosed 25 years ago,but probably have had it for about 50 years. I take brand name Percocet for the inflammatory pain. I also take many other drugs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I am having a flare up of ulcerative colitis. I am on 8 tablets of sulfasalazine and 30 mg of prednisone. I am also taking a 1000 mg salvo flak suppository. My head constantly aches and I also feel ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. HISHAM GOMAA MOHAMED MD

My grandson (14) is in Payton Manning hospital they say diagnosis is Ulcerative Pan colitis ... and then Sulfasalazine to help take edge off. What are these two drugs and the correct spellings then I can look... View answer

Answered by : Dr. HISHAM GOMAA MOHAMED ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

I have ulcerative colitis (mild to moderate) and I am 66 years old. I took full script ... dose, my gastroenterologist put me on sulfasalazine 500 mg 2 x s per day. After the 3rd week, I had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman MD

I have mild to moderate Ulcerative Colitis. I don t seem to be able to tolerate Canasa (mesalamine), or Uceris, or sulfasalazine. My Gastroenterologist doesn t want to go to Humira as he thinks my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have a mild to moderate ulcerative colitis which was caused by campylobacter followed by strong dosage of antibiotic, cycpro about two years ago. Took Lialda 2.4 g, 2 tabs /day, helped for a week ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Praveen MD

Hi dear.Thanks for writing on HCM. Ulcerative colitis relies on initial medical management with corticosteroids and anti-inflammatory agents such as sulfasalazine, in conjunction with symptomatic...

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

an ulcerative disease which can start in intestines. this is a chronic disease and can cause abdominal pain, bleeding etc

Dr.   Iven Romic Rommstein MD

It may. Be ulcerative colitis