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A 37-year-old female asked:

On meds and liquid only diet for diverticulitis when should i introduce foods and metamucil?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
You can you tolerate: Diverticulitis mystifies , same disease acts differently , some never know they had it , in some the first attack takes them to emergency surgery, in most it lingers in their whole life , the reason for varieties of opinion. Once the acute attack subsides try it as you can not stay on liquids for ever, speak to your doctor , persistent recurrent disease require surgery.

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