Good luck, hope it works quickly and you can taper off.
I also eat eggs for breakfast, almost daily, with a little ham or bacon. It's my favorite meal of the day. I especially like egg salad and salmon. Yep, salmon for breakfast. Oh, and I usually throw some spinach in my microwaved scrambled eggs, to get that in.
49 year old female attorney, diagnosed UC/pancolitis 1985, no surgery but much suffering.
Asacol/5ASA 6x400 mg maintenance for 20+ years; use prednisone & Rowasa for flares.
August 2008 sought care of naturopathic doctor. Food sensitivity test showed wheat/gluten, other intolerances; started diet without gluten, soy, dairy, tomato etc. Replete$$ probiotic powder, then Forte, now a stronger one (50 billion). Doing much better, but still having some bad days.