How long does it take to recover from gallbladder surgery?

Depends. It depends on what type of surgery was done and how bad your gallbladder disease was. And it also depends on you. For gallbladder removed laparoscopically most people are out of the hospital in less than 24 hours and some can get back to work in a couple of days. Others may have more trouble dealing with pain after surgery and take longer to recover. If your gallbladder is very sick....

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I got a pre assessment on Friday for my gallbladder surgery how long after will it take to go in for surgery?

Depends, where. In USA for elective surgery pre OP anesthesia evaluation for surgery is done same day to up to a wk before surgery as lab data is available, Pre OP medical clearance with in a month. In USA Patient has the choice and you pay for it (dearly) In UK you have to go by the book speak to your doctor when is going to be your turn in the big line (remember you don't pay anything from pocket)
Depends. The availability of the surgeon, the hospital OR availability and if any complicating factors must be address first.

How long should I take lanzoprazole to treat acid/bile reflux after gallbladder surgery?

Depends on... what is being treated, duration of treatment so far, dose response to medication, inciting factors (ongoing NSAID use, tobacco, alcohol), likelihood of excessive acid production (e.g. Gastrinoma), risk factors (e.g. Prior ulcers, family history), biopsy results (if endoscopy performed).Relative to timing, best take before breakfast for optimal benefit. If doc agrees could assess symptoms off drug.