Please suggest what food should be avoided for ulcerative colitis?

Ulcerative colitis. Many patients with ulcerative colitis have intolerance to gluten and fat. Try lowering gluten, by decreasing wheat products in your diet. Try avoiding fatty foods, and/or adding a bile binder like Questran (cholestyramine) to your diet. The goal of diet therapy is to achieve 2 soft bowel movements daily with a bowel regimen.

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Please suggest what foods can I eat with ulcerative colitis?

I am assuming. Your colitis is in remission; anything you want that is generally healthy; many tho are more sensitive to dairy products so might be wise to avoid milk, ice cream, cheeses. If you are in flare a more bland diet with less fiber is best. Check with the doctor managing your colitis and meds. Read more...

What foods should someone not eat with ulcerative colitis and how many ounces water should drink a day to avoid constipation?

Four glasses. 4-6 glasses of water a day is plenty for most people. There is a lot of water in the food you eat as well so you don't need to overdo it with extra water. Read more...
Red meats. Red meats should be kept to minimum or moderate.You shoould drink at least one ounce of water per kilogram of body weight per day. 70 kg man (160 lb) man should drink about 70 ounces per day. Approx 6 12 ounce cans. Read more...

Could you tell me what are really good foods for ulcerative colitis?

Ulcerative colitis. Many patients with ulcerative colitis have intolerance to gluten and fat. Try lowering gluten, by decreasing wheat products in your diet. Try avoiding fatty foods, and/or adding a bile binder like Questran (cholestyramine) to your diet. Goal 2 soft bowel movements daily with bowel regimen. Avoid nicotine, alcohol, overeating, refined carbohydrates. Good luck. Read more...
No specific diet. Many diets have been tested for ulcerative colitis, but there is no evidence to support any particular diet. Some people feel like certain foods bother them, but that is different for each person. So listen to your own body. But most of all, see your gastroenterologist and make sure you are on medical therapy for ulcerative colitis, because diet alone will not control colitis. Read more...

What is the best diet or what kinds of food is best to eat for someone with ulcerative colitis?

Regular diet. There are no absolutes. You should eat a healthy well balanced diet. You may find there are certain foods that cause you trouble. It is reasonable to avoid them. If you restrict your diet in any way you should consider taking a multivitamin and minerals. Read more...

What types of foods ulcerative colitis patients should eat?

Balanced diet. You may eat any foods which do not bother you. There are no specific forbidden items. I encourage you to eat a balanced diet with some fibre. Strong oral peppermint has been suggested to help alleviate some symptoms of ibd. Good luck. Read more...
Autoimmune Paleo. The best way to improve colitis is by completely stopping foods such as grains, lentils, potatoes based items. Avoid nightshades (peppers, tomatoes, eggs) and milk protein since they cause inflammation Healthy foods: fish, meats, vegetables, avocados, some saturated fat (butter, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective. Probonix, vitD3 10k IU/day. You should feel a difference in 1-4 months. Read more...

Why do sugar/fried foods worsen my ulcerative colitis symptoms? Do they affect my flora? Do they irritate the colon lining? Specifically, why?

Excellent question . sugar upsets your flora. Single most imp cause for ulc colitis is hidden food allergy. Aggravation of your symptoms is a marker for food allergy. Look for the cause. please visit us at www.ehacstl.com to learn more about treating the cause of illness. If interested Please make an appointment. also search for dr Majid Ali & bowel disease on YouTube to learn in detail real nature of ulc colitis. Read more...