Thanks, everyone! I will taper and hope if another flare comes along, this can knock it out. My GI was talking Imuran, if this didn't work. From what I've read on this forum, Imuran has been a godsend for those who need it.
Red-interestingly, my arthritis pains in the knee are almost gone, since the Canasa. I wonder if the knee pains might be a "sign" that the flare is coming on?
Pancolitis diagnosed 5/07
4 Lialda/day since 8/01/07
Started 40 mg. Prednisone on 9/16/07 and DONE as of 11/26/07!Canasa suppositories 1000mg 2X/day as of 1/22/08