Katrina, the DMARDS like plaquenil take a long time to kick in, so just be aware of that. I you have a good doc, talk to her and see what she thinks. Give the prednisone a little bit longer to see how it goes. Sorry about the diagnosis...
Sjogrens syndrome 2/15 via lip biopsy: Seronegative RA , fibromyalgia
colitis-resection 11/10, hashimoto's thyroiditis, morphea, GERD
Meds: plaquenil, synthroid, Januvia, nexium, restasis, estrogen patch, prometrium, VSL #3, evening primrose oil, Omega 3 supplement-Maxi Tears.