Feeling My Age

So currently it’s:

7:00am — Two mesalamine pills for my colitis and two snorts of corticosteroid for my hayfever
3:00am — Two mesalamine pills for my colitis
7:00pm — Two snorts of corticosteroid for my hayfever
Dinner — One multivitamin to make up for the foods I can’t eat due to colitis
11:00pm — Two mesalamine pills for my colitis and 20mg of cetirizine hydrochloride for my hayfever

I expect to be wearing adult diapers and using a walker any day now.

4 comments

  1. Allergies just plain suck. My sympathies.
    Had you changed your diet a lot??

    • A little adjustment to diet change, mainly involving less insoluble fibre, and staying away from anything carbonated. And, oddly enough, more dairy.

  2. Hi,
    I came across your blog through a google search. I was diagnosed with severe UC back in 2004 and put on Asacol. About 6 months later, after doing tons of research, I came across a book called “Breaking The Vicious Cycle” by Elaine Gottschall that recommends a Specific Carbohydrate Diet for the treatment of colitis, crohn’s, and other digestive disorders. A few months after going on the diet, I was med free and symptom free and have been ever since. I don’t know if you know about it, so I just thought I’d offer the info. I have info about the diet and my journey on my blog at http://www.comfytummy.com. All the best to you. :)

    • Thank you for sharing, I’ll be sure to check it out.

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