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Bland Diet For Gallbladder
I still have my gallbladder and until I see my surgeon he told me to go on a bland diet. any suggestions?
refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more
I had gallbladder surgery 4 days ago. Doing very well. Tired of bland diet, what can I eat? I'm afraid to eat anything not bland!
No restrictions: After the gallbladder is removed there is no need to avoid fatty foods. Prior to surgery, a patient with gallbladder problems should avoid fatty foods to avoid symptoms. A small percentage of patients will get post op urgency, which is an urgent need to have a bm about 30-45 minutes after meals. This will be self limited, or easily quelled with Imodium (loperamide) ad. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had my gallbladder removed 2 days ago. Is some nausea after a bland diet normal at this point? Otherwise, no complications at all.
Yes , you will be OK: It is only just 2 days post op, you will e back to normal in few days, don't over eat and go back to your surgeon for post operative follow up. ...Read more
Gallbladder out 9 day ago! eating raw veggies! lots pain pressure into neck shoulders chest - gas. Should give this up for good!? Total bland diet?
What's the best way to manage a bland diet for GI issues on a college campus? Possible IBS or gallbladder issues
Pale yellow stools for the past 3 weeks despite what I have ate. Been keeping to a bland diet & Blood work normal and PCP don't think it's gallbladder?
Change in stool colo: If it is not bothering and blood works including liver functions are normal nothing need to worry about. If the urine color becomes dark or skin and eyes becomes yellowish, get an ultrasound of the liver and gallbladder area to rule out obstruction to the bile flow. ...Read more
Low fat: If you're having gallbladder symptoms, you can reduce them by avoiding fatty foods. Try sherbet and pretzels for snacks, avoid avocados, nuts, peanut butter. Use low fat dairy, low fat salad dressings. Nothing fried. Now, if you have surgery to remove the gallbladder, all those restrictions go away. Good luck. ...Read more
Depends: Immediately after surgery i find patients who eat greasy or fatty food have a lot of abdominal pain and cramping with diarrhea and urgent trips to the bathroom. It takes a while for the body to get used to not having a large input of bile with each meal to help digest the fat. While almost everyone goes back to eating a normal diet. I recommend my patients avoid high fat foods for the first 4 wk. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The gallbladder is a sac-like structure located under the right lobe of the liver. It is attached to the common bile duct via the cystic duct. The gallbladder can store bile when the bile is not needed, and can squeeze bile into the bile duct and intestine for digestion when a person eats larger ...Read more
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