I started at 40 and went down 10mg a week until I hit 5, did 5mg for a week and then went to 2.5mg. Then I flared at 2.5 and had to go back up to 15 to control things. Now I am tapering at 2.5mg a week from 15mg.
March 2007: Diagnosed with mild proctitis - Treated with Canasa (as needed)
August 08 - December 08: Relapse & Anemic - Treated with Asacol (9/day) + Canasa 2x/day
January 09 - December 09: Remission!! Canasa nightly + Asacol (9/day) + Probiotics + Iron
December 09 - January 10: Flare :(
Current: 10mg prednisone, 9 Asacol, Canasa