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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of canasa.

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Condition: Ulceration of the Rectum
7/23/2014 1:05:16 AM

Reviewer: Lavern, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I found the treatment very helpful. I now have better control when having to use the bathroom. Haven't had an accident since using Canasa.

Condition: Ulceration of the Rectum
2/9/2014 10:18:39 PM

Reviewer: John , 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
In case you have a 'yuck' reaction to the insertion of this suppository you can purchase 144 protective latex tissue finger cots from Amazon for under $5. This medication has been the most effective I have taken for controlling my U.C.

Condition: Ulceration of the Rectum
11/1/2013 4:46:44 AM

Reviewer: Betty, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
After colonscopy found out I had proctitis and my Dr prescribed this to use. First day had adominal cramping but symtons of frequent trips to the bathroom subsided.Second day when I woke up had severe back pain. Called my Dr told to stop taking.Third day now did not use last night and still severe back pain. Wish I could have used this because have been suffering for 5 years with painful and frequ ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Ulceration of the Rectum
7/23/2013 6:00:18 PM

Reviewer: socal, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Taking for ulcerative colitis for about 3 weeks--seems to have reduced the bleeding a lot and reduced the bowel movement frequency quite a bit. Do have headaches and gas as side effects, but not too bad. Hope I don't have to take forever though!

Condition: Ulceration of the Rectum
6/5/2013 1:04:57 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

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