I was recently diagnosed with a very mild case Crohn's (doc is 98% sure based on colonoscopy). He then proceeded to prescribed 12 400mg Asacol tablets per day. Based on what I have read this seems a little overkill, especially since they cost so much. The drug info sheet from P&G says 6 pills per day divided into 3 doses. And I read else where that this is the prescribed dosing for about 6 weeks until the patient is in remission. Once in remission, the dosing can be lowered. Can anyone support my doc's decision in dosing me so high or should I get a second opinion? Thanks!