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Why Low Fiber Diet For Colonoscopy
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I am having a colonoscopy in a week & have celiac disease, for colon prep I was told to limit my food a week before to a low fiber diet, whait's that?
Low fiber diet: Meaning less of foods with high fiber content, to avoid build up of waste in the colon before the procedure, usually it is soft diet, avoid lots of fruits, vegetables, green salads, etc, ask the team who will perform the colonoscopy, they would provide you with exact diet regimen needed, good luck with the procedure ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long does it take to recover from ischemic colitis? 2 wks now, still pain, esp post-meals, rectal bleeding, very tired. On Pepto, low fiber diet.
NoskinsNoSeedsNoHusk: Dietary fiber is found in plants and is not completely digested by us humans.A low-fiber diet contains less than10 to 15 grams of fiber per day and eliminates foods known to increase the amount of stool.Veggies should be cooked,all are OK except Lima beans, green peas, \broccoli, parsnips and corn.Fruits,canned or cooked except figs,prunes and berries.Raw: apricot,banana,melons,peach,papaya,plum ...Read more
Avoid foods with fib: Fiber is the part in fruits, vegetables&grains not digested by your body.Low fiber diet limits these foods so it is a diet in which you limit or eliminate vegetables, fruits, and grains.The following are allowed enriched white breadwithout seeds, white rice, white pasta, crackers, refined cereals like cream of wheat, fruit juices without pulp, pancakes/waffles, egg, tofu, tender meat poultry&fish, milk, butter. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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