Tag Archives: budesonide

Steady As She Goes

Eosinophil Girl is perfectly happy these days to stick with her budesonide, and wonders if that will always be the case. Continue reading

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You.. leave… me…

EosGirl has a respiratory infection that leaves her anxious and reflective. Continue reading

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Phooey

O.K., maybe the image is a little more dramatic than the reality. But what a disappointment, nonetheless. A couple of months on 2 mg of budesonide twice a day (bid, as is starting to work its way into my vocabulary). … Continue reading

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Blowing Away the Eos Derby

A phone call from Dr. Eos yesterday, and it’s official. Both my esophagitis and gastritis responded amazingly well to the budesonide, even (or—who knows—perhaps especially) in the Methocel suspension. Mr. Eos and I, in our unofficial bet, both vastly overestimated … Continue reading

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Gearing Up and Spinning Off

Six weeks on budesonide glop, and it’s time for another endoscopy to learn. Lots of reading and thinking in this time, and lots of questions. For example, what if it’s not hygiene that’s making so many of us sick, but rather proteins and chemicals everywhere? Continue reading

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Score! Perhaps…

The sucrolose-replacement quest that launched this blog seems to have reached a moderately happy conclusion. The sucralose was a bust. Apparently, the first time I tried it, the look on my face and the involuntary gag was enough to send … Continue reading

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Sludge

EosinophilGirl launches on a stomach full of budesonide cocktail. That’s two Pulmicort Respules–normally an asthma nebulizer–emptied into a cup and stirred with ten (10, TEN) packets of sucralose. My gastroenterologist calls it a syrup. It’s really more of a slurry. … Continue reading

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