As I recall, they put a little neosporin on the taper and push it through.
51 male, UC since 1997
5 day hospital stay January 2010
2 ea Asacol 3 x daily, 1 Mesalamine enema daily, 100 mg Mercaptopurine daily
tapering off 10 mg Prednisone ( should be off in mid-March )
smoke free since 1990, alcohol free since 1985