IVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH COLITIS AND I WAS IN THE HOSPITAL FOR A WEEK THEY SENT ME HOME ON VICODEN BUT THIS DOESNT EVEN BEGIN TO RELIEVE THE PAIN IM CONSTANTLY IN IS THERE ANYTHING THEY CAN GIVE U THAT MIGHT BE A LIL STRONGER AND HELP BETTER WITH OUT MAKING ME SEEM LIKE AN ADDICT LOOKING FOR DRUGS? IT MAKES MY DAY UNBEARABLE?
Back when I had UC (I had J-Pouch surgery 15 years ago) I never got anything more powerful than Tylenol 3. What you may want to ask your doctor for is an anti-spasmodic. The spasms are what cause a lot of the pain and if they can eliminate those you will feel so much better.
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