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ryan4678

Reged: 03/03/05
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Re: Imuran as next step
      07/11/06 12:21 PM

Hi Steve, Just make sure you get you blood checked often. Your doctor should start you out at a very low dose and work your way up. I took it for over a year for uc. I've got off it because I'm trying to have a baby and didn't want to risk it. Like jill said the doses we're taking are much lower. Are you going to take 6-mp or azathioprine. 6-mp did make me feel tired so I switched to azathioprine and it seemed to be alright. You might get colds more often because it lowers you immune system but it's much better than the flares of crohn adn uc. good luck

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* Imuran as next step stevec 07/11/06 11:52 AM
. * Re: Imuran as next step-what I did kim123   07/21/06 06:23 AM
. * Re: Imuran as next step healing   07/12/06 08:21 AM
. * Re: Aloe isn't something that should be promoted on this board-n/t JLL24   07/12/06 08:32 AM
. * Re: Aloe isn't something that should be promoted on this board-n/t stevec   07/13/06 05:47 PM
. * Re: Imuran as next step ryan4678   07/11/06 12:21 PM
. * Re: Imuran as next step stevec   07/11/06 07:32 PM
. * Re: Imuran as next step-Steve C JLL24   07/12/06 05:18 AM
. * Re: Imuran as next step JLL24   07/11/06 12:01 PM

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