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How long after laparoscopic gallbladder surgery before I can sleep on my stomach again?

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In brief: When comfortable

Soon as you feel comfortable.

In brief: When comfortable

Soon as you feel comfortable.
Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson
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Dr. Kenneth Foreman
Bariatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: 1-2 weeks

There is no real risk of injury from sleeping on your stomach, but it can be uncomfortable.
This varies for each patient, but most can sleep on their stomach in 1-2 weeks.

In brief: 1-2 weeks

There is no real risk of injury from sleeping on your stomach, but it can be uncomfortable.
This varies for each patient, but most can sleep on their stomach in 1-2 weeks.
Dr. Kenneth Foreman
Dr. Kenneth Foreman
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Any time

You can safely sleep in any position that is comfortable to you at any time after gallbladder surgery.

In brief: Any time

You can safely sleep in any position that is comfortable to you at any time after gallbladder surgery.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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