Management of Crohn's disease involves first treating the acute symptoms of the disease, then The most commonly prescribed oral steroid is prednisone, which is typically dosed at 0.5 mg/kg for induction of remission in Crohn's disease.
therapy is effective in about 60% of patients, and does not have the side effects associated with prednisone treatment. For very mild flares of Crohn's disease.
The first goal of Crohn's disease treatment is to induce a response. Prednisone is highly effective for inducing remission in patients with Crohn's disease.