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Do peanuts make you constipated?

Do peanuts make you constipated?

They shouldn't: They shoul not. A diet low in fiber and overall fluids is the most common cause ...Read more

Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Constipation (Definition)

Constipation is difficulty passing ...Read more


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Will peanuts make you constipated?

Will peanuts make you constipated?

Sure, pls consider: Milk, eggs, wheat, soybeans, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts & peanuts cause 90 % of food allergic reactions, & up to 15 million Americans suffer from food allergies. Short of a true allergic reaction, too much of a good food is not necessarily a good thing. If you ate peanuts to excess, sure you could get constipated. ...Read more

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Are peanuts good for constipation?

Are peanuts good for constipation?

Constipation: Constipation can be helped by various maneuvers including high fiber diet. Any food that contains high fiber would be a good choice. Http://www. Laendo. Net/english/constipation-89998601. ...Read more

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If I'm constipated, should I stay away from peanuts all day? Or Eat fruits all day till dinner Time and make sand which? (turkey bacon, egg, lettuce)

If I'm constipated, should I stay away from peanuts all day? Or Eat fruits all day till dinner Time and make sand which? (turkey bacon, egg, lettuce)

Hydration and fiber: Constipation can frequently be relieved with increased dietary fiber and drinking plenty of water. One of the colon's primary jobs is to reabsorb water from the stool before it is excreted. If you are not drinking enough water the stool can become dry and hard, leading to constipation. Fruits and vegetables are a good source of dietary fiber. ...Read more

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I have a bad tummy ache and feel constipated. Only additional food I consumed out of normal are fried peanuts yesterday and pomegranate juice today?

I have a bad tummy ache and feel constipated. Only additional food I consumed out of normal are fried peanuts yesterday and pomegranate juice today?

Fried foods: Can cause many people problems. The fried peanuts may not be sitting well.

Pomegranate juice is rich in antioxidants and can be very beneficial.

Drink plenty of water. You may find that papaya enzyme may help as well. Or it may be an accumulation of things you have eaten or the beginning of a stomach bug. ...Read more

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Past week been constipated, if I go stools r peanuts or thin and yellow, lump in throat, pain in rectum, fullness in intestine. Any thoughts appreciated.

Past week been constipated, if I go stools r peanuts or thin and yellow, lump in throat, pain in rectum, fullness in intestine. Any thoughts appreciated.

Constipation: Hello and welcome to HralthTap, there are multiple cause for constipation, looking into your Med list I can Pin it down to amlodipine and if you are taking any pain killers. There may be other reasons but I need more history. If you fell comfortable We can talk about it in detail. Thank you! ...Read more

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Can eating crunchy peanut butter in a pb&j sandwich make you constipated?

Can eating crunchy peanut butter in a pb&j sandwich make you constipated?

Perhaps, if dry...: There are many reasons for relative constipation. Have your md review your current medications for constipation as side effect. Fiber (with enough water) very helpful, and you need to titrate up to full doses or you will get gassy. A healthy, fiber filled diet always good, and don't forget to drink more water. Regular exercise also excellent for getting those bowels moving. ...Read more

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I seem to have more frequent BM’s when I eat peanut butter. If I eat it too often, loose stool. Usually constipated. No history of allergies.

I seem to have more frequent BM’s when I eat peanut butter. If I eat it too often, loose stool. Usually constipated. No history of allergies.

Fat malabsorption: You may not be able to absorb the fats in pea nut butter and that could cause loose stools. Try using pea nut products in moderation. ...Read more

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What is the down side of eating peanuts?

What is the down side of eating peanuts?

Peanuts: Like any food, too much of a good thing is no good for you.
Enjoy your peanuts but don't overdo it. ...Read more

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Benefits of eating peanuts daily in small amounts?

Benefits of eating peanuts daily in small amounts?

GetThJunkOutaYrTrunk: Quote: “Scientific evidence suggests but does not prove that eating 1.5 ounces per day of most nuts, such
as peanuts, as part of a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol may reduce the risk of heart disease.
1.5 ounces of peanuts also offers a good and excellent source of fiber and protein (10% and 20% RDA)" Plus, they taste good and satisfy appetite for a long time, so less likely to eat junk ...Read more

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Do peanuts contain listeria?

Do peanuts contain listeria?

Probably not: Listeria has been associated with milk and milk products like, brie cheese, and most recently cantalope, but not peanuts. ...Read more

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Sir does peanuts increase IQ?

Sir does peanuts increase IQ?

No data to support: There is no data to support this concept. ...Read more

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Is peanuts good for the digestive system?

Is peanuts good for the digestive system?

Neutral: Peanuts can be a good source of calories and protein. But they have no especial qualities for improving digestion or treating any GI problems. The calories are high and need to be considered in any measure of dietary control. ...Read more

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How can an allergy to peanuts lead to death?

How can an allergy to peanuts lead to death?

Anaphylaxis: Peanut and nuts tend to cause the most severe food allergic reactions called anaphylaxis. Death is typically either from shock (loss of blood pressure) or from edema/swelling of the larynx (throat) leading to asphyxiation. An allergist can assist a patient in a management plan to decrease the risk of having a severe reaction to peanuts. ...Read more

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Psoriasis caused by peanuts/almonds, what to do?

Psoriasis caused by peanuts/almonds, what to do?

Wrong: Psoriasis is not the result of an allergy to nuts. If it is truly psoriasis see a dermatologist for proper treatment. ...Read more

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When is it safe to start feeding baby raw peanuts?

When is it safe to start feeding baby raw peanuts?

Peanut allergies: Another good reason to delay feeding peanuts (and peanut butter) to a baby is that peanut allergy is fairly common and can be extremely serious. For that reason, it is recommended to not feed children peanuts or peanut butter until after their first birthday to allow their immune system to develop a bit more. ...Read more

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Can eating peanuts before going to sleep choke you?

Can eating peanuts before going to sleep choke you?

If a person had a: Peanut allergie - expect that their airway could swell. If a person was popping peanuts while supine in bed, suspect that they might accidentally aspirate one. But if you don't have a peanut allergy, and chewed peanuts prior to going to bed, don't see how it would choke you. Take care. ...Read more

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If a child is allergic to peanuts can they drink sprite?

If a child is allergic to peanuts can they drink sprite?

Peanut allergy: Sprite should be okay for someone who has peanut allergy. Peanut allergy can be a real problem particularly in children and there is a new desensitization which is done orally by pediatric immunologists and allergists which I highly recommend. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of an allergic reaction to peanuts?

What are the symptoms of an allergic reaction to peanuts?

Several symptoms: True allergic reactions to peanuts usually occur within a few minutes of ingestion (occasionally after 1-2 hours) and may include hives, shortness of breath, cough, wheezing, throat discomfort, swelling of the lips/tongue, vomiting or diarrhea. ...Read more

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I always got a stomachache if I ate oven-fried peanuts, why?

I always got a stomachache if I ate oven-fried peanuts, why?

Hard to tell: Peanuts are high in fat, especially those fried as there is frying oil factor on top of the natural peanut oil. That kind of food may be hard on the gallbladder (gallstones or dyskinesia) that may manifest with abdominal pain. Also, if you have gastritis or ulcer or esophageal reflux, this type of food would be contributing to aggravating the existing problem. Finally, it may be a mere coincidence. ...Read more

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Are pistachios likely to cause problem if allergic to peanuts?

Are pistachios likely to cause problem if allergic to peanuts?

Possibly: "peanuts are legumes, biologically unrelated to tree nuts. But there is high level of allergic cross-reactivity between peanuts & tree nuts, meaning that people with tree nut allergies are at increased risk of developing peanut allergies. If you're diagnosed with a tree nut allergy, your allergist will advise you whether to avoid peanuts as well." see comment for more info. ...Read more

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Please help! When is it safe to start feeding baby raw peanuts?

Please help! When is it safe to start feeding baby raw peanuts?

Controversy: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology suggests that early introduction of highly allergenic foods such as peanuts may reduce children’s risk for developing food allergies. This is opposed to American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations of waiting until 3 years for peanuts. Discuss with child's doctor. ...Read more

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Could I have become suddenly allergic to peanuts and or caramel?

Could I have become suddenly allergic to peanuts and or caramel?

Peanut allergy: One can develop a peanut allergy at any time, and it is less likely to caramel. Please be very careful and avoid all peanut containing products until you see an allergist and determine if this is indeed the case or not, you need an Epinephrine autoinjector in that case. ...Read more

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Are peanuts a type of good snack if you are trying to lose weight?

Are peanuts a type of good snack if you are trying to lose weight?

Not particularly: They are an excellent snack but you can't eat many when trying to lose weight due to the calories. A 1 ounce serving of peanuts has 166 calories & 14 grams of fat. ...Read more