After radiation treatment for prostate cancer I had symptoms that I thought were related to that treatment. Two months ago I was diagnosed with UC. I am now on Asacol and prednisone and other than insomnia side effects are minimal. My single most depressing problem is the urgency issue. I don't have diarrhea or frequency issues, just that great unpredictable issue. I used to be pretty active but after a few accidents am beginning to avoid too much normal life. I have read here about probiotics and Imodium. How do these deal with the urgency issue. Any thoughts would be appreciated. My next Dr appt is in a couple weeks and I'd like to ask smart questions.View Thread
Am reading everything here. Appreciate all the information. Next Dr appt still a week away but I'm getting ammo for that discussion. My GI Doc seems very willing to talk and answer questions so I'll be prepared. Finding it a little difficult to tell what foods react as I generally have 2 meals between incidents and how to tract that. Is any reaction fairly immediate or from the meal 5 hoursView Thread
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