Sometimes the body will adjust with the new medication over time. You might have more side effects initially and they might wear off. Though with the prednisone I'd still expect some sleeping troubles, but as you wean they will get better. Prednisone-definitely a love/hate relationship.
Dx Left-sided UC Dec. 2006
2.5; 7.5; 10/7.5mg(trying to taper-started at 60 6/1) Lialda 2/day
Multivitamin, B complex vit., fish oil, calcium, fiber supplement, probiotic