|To your good health: No evidence that narcotics can help heal colitis|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have a very close relative who has ulcerative colitis and who was very ill a few years ago. She is now in partial remission but still has bouts of colitis. She found a doctor who (she thinks) is the smartest person in the world. He is treating her with Vicodin, about which he says, “No one knows why, but this drug heals the lesions associated with the disease.” She is also on other colitis meds similar to Asacol. I’m really not sure what she does take, because she doesn’t discuss this much with me, as I disagree with this doctor.
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