A 31-year-old female asked:
Having anxiety reading posts on net about effects of gallbladder removal...will it cause weight gain, change my metabolism, vitamin deficiencies, ibs?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
None are common: Bloggers and posts indicate the unusual experience of someone who is not satisfied. Stick with the larger, medically reviewed websites if you are going to seek wisdom from the internet.
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Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
Good alternatives: You are right to be concerned about the effects of removing gallbladders; i believe this should be the last resort rather than initial treatment. I've had many patients have great success with natural therapies to dissolve gallstones & flush them out of the liver/gallbladder. See http://www.Townsendletter.Com/july2011/momiracles0711.Html & the amazing liver and gallbladder flush by andreas moritz.
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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