Ugh, I too have some dreadful photos. My moon face subsides once I'm down to about
15 mg. Then it only take a couple of weeks...and then I get lots of comments about
losing weight! Even though I haven't.
The thing that takes a long time to go away for me is the face fuzz, that takes forever but I think I'm the only one who notices it since it's very blonde, fortunately.
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. Probiotics (Ultimate Flora, 50 billion). Doing much better, but still having some bad days.