Yes, my congrats to you, too. I also enjoyed a very long (15 years!!) meds-free remission. I was convinced I really didn't have this disease anymore, actually. lol. My best wishes for your remission to last forever.
M, 44, SF, CA
ulcerative proctitis diagnosed in 1989, active 3 years, but controlled with Sulfasalazine and cortisone enemas
15 year remission off all meds 1992-2007
ulcerative colitis returned May 2007, no remission since
concurrent infections at diagnosis: c-diff, cmv colitis, both treated and negative
meds: asacol, 4-3x/day
started remicade 4/22/08