Joma - Yes, I have also been told by many GI's that if you are only on pred for a short period of time - you do not need to taper. Your adrenal glands will not have shut down in such a short space of time.
Abatacept Trial since Feb 2008 (Maintenance Period)
Back on Pred - 4mg - Steroid Dependent :-(
Actonel 35mg, EPA Fish Oils
Predfoam Enema - Had to stop as not allowed during trial
Asacol x 9, Lialda (Mezavant)
Remicade every 8 weeks (Stopped working)
Aloe Vera Lily of the Desert Juice Gave me the worst D !
Primadophilus Reuteri Probiotic