I take Methotrexate and have taken it before....it can take up to 12 weeks to begin to have the full function. Also are you increasing your doasage as you go. I have taken this drug in prior years and back on it again. So it is like a been there done that. As for the prednisone just take one step at a time in regards to decreasing it.
The medications and procedures in kiwi land is as up to date as every where else. Trust I have lived in many countries (6 in total) over the years and endured treatment for Crohn's in everyone of them.
CD diagnosed 34 years ago
Stem Cell Transplant may be back on
Lap-assisted Ileocolic Resection- February 2008
Back on Prednisone - I hate it
Prednisone 1% (eye drops)
Maxidex (eye ointment)
Homatropine 5% (eye drops)
B12, Folic Acid, Vitaman D, Calcium