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Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
9/18/2013 10:54:41 PM

Reviewer: none, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It was hard in the beginning to remember when to take this medicine but once I did it's second nature now.

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
9/16/2013 12:46:58 PM

Reviewer: tlist2, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The capsule tends to stick in the throat or or on it's way going to the stomach. The tablets inside the capsule do not disolve and pass right through to the stool. (Rarely had this issue with asacol). The insurance company rates it as a tier 3 drug, making my cost 40% higher. Within 3 weeks of starting this I had the worse flare of my life (UC since 1985). I do not recomment this drug for ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
7/30/2013 4:53:16 PM

Reviewer: Kimi , 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have Ulcerative Colitis and took Asacol for 1 year until manufacturer recommended switching to this. These are a little harder to swallow, but they do seem to dissolve more thoroughly. I have not noticed any difference in therapy outcome. I take 8 tabs a day (3,3,2) and I would like to decrease, but even though symptoms have mostly relieved, my SED level is still elevated. Will continue on this ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
7/19/2013 5:33:43 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The capsules are a little bit harder to swallow than the caplets, but apparently they completely dissolve when and where they're supposed to, unlike the previous form of Asacol tablets.

Condition: Ulcerative Colitis currently Without Symptoms
6/13/2013 11:59:14 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

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