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Could being a roux-en-y gastric bypass surgery patient have something to do with my meds not work?

Posted 20 Nov 2012 by extremely anxious 8 answers

I had gastric bypass 4 months ago. I'm in chronic pain and have been on strong medications for 12 years! Since the surgery i can't take any kind of slow time release medications because i no longer have as much intestines and i don't digest everything as thoroughly as before. My ...

Drug absorbtion after gastric bypass surgery?

Posted 24 Oct 2012 by btmgrl2005 2 answers

i take oxycodone as part of my regular treatment plan for RA and i have had gastric bypass surgery a few years back. i get conflicting answers on how accurately the meds are absorbed because apparently food is not absorbed correctly and i have to b on supplements all the time. can it affect my ...

Gastric Bypass Surgery - Can you take tramadol?

Posted 17 Jun 2014 by msamari 2 answers

Does anyone who had Gastric Bypass Surgery take Wellbutrin SR or XL?

Posted 27 Dec 2011 by hope31 2 answers

I currently take Wellbutrin SR 150mg twice daily. It seems like the first few months I was energetic, but now, some months later... I seem to be tired or fatigued. I was considering asking my dr to just prescribe me the XL 300mg bupropion like she wanted to do in the first place, but I heard & ...

I’ve had gastric bypass surgery. I was told never to take aspirin or aspirin products?

Posted 12 Aug 2018 by Queen bee 66 3 answers

My doctor had me on Arthritis strength Tylenol 650mg, 2 tabs twice daily. I recently had to see her assistant who put me on meloxicam 7.5mg at bedtime. Since I’ve been taking it I’ve noticed I’ve started having stomach problems such as burning, indigestion. Should I ask about the ...

Is it common to feel like you have the flu when on iron supplements?

Posted 30 Jun 2010 by Shakopee 3 answers

I have low iron stores and issues with a botched gastric bypass. I want to improve my iron levels but feel achy/irritable when on iron. There are even infected sores on my face and increased sensitivity of my gums that seem to correlate to each time I try iron supplements. Is it just coincidence or ...

Help with long term insomnia?

Posted 24 Oct 2012 by btmgrl2005 3 answers

i have had gastric bypass surgery about 10 yrs ago now and since then i have had trouble sleeping. i mean 1-2 hrs a night. right now i am on ambien and tramadol which will put me to sleep but not keep me sleeping and the tramadol makes me feel groggy the next day. i have rhuematoid arthritis and ...

Any experience with use of Meloxicam in patients who have had gastric bypass?

Posted 4 Apr 2014 by JHH99 1 answer

Am considering gastric bypass surgery. Have had good control of my osteoarthritis with twice daily ibuprofen for many years. Osteoarthritis is rampant in my family and I've had joint replacement in both feet. My gastric bypass surgeon says I will never be able to use ibuprofen again ...

Can Wellbutrin be compounded into a transdermal patch or liquid form?

Posted 26 Jul 2010 by lexikili 1 answer

I recently had gastric bypass surgery and am not sure how much wellbutrin my body is absorbing. Someone recommended going to a compounding pharmacy to get the drug in another form. Is this possible?

Gastric Bypass Surgery - I had a gastric bypass,RNY, in 2008.I have also had both hips replaced and?

Posted 10 May 2015 by vegas9798 2 answers

... was recently told I had developed bursitis in my right hip. My orthopedic Dr. put me on Voltaren Gel,and my Gen.Pract.Dr. had me taking Celebrex for the everyday aches I had been experincing and these seemed to help with the pain in my hips but after about a week of using both meds my stomach ...

Can a person who is on a methadone treatment plan for drug rehab have gastric bypass surgery?

Posted 26 Jan 2010 by timhess79 2 answers

I am on a daily dose of methadone for drug rehab and I want to undergo gastric bypass surgery. I am afraid that when I tell the surgeon about my situation he will then tell me that I have to be off of the methadone to have the surgery otherwise they will not be able to manage my pain during and/or ...

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - Do you guys have a swollen stomach? How often do you get your?

Posted 23 Dec 2011 by hope31 1 answer

How often do you get your liver enzymes tested? I have a physical every year & my liver enzymes look normal. I need to lose weight also, but when I had gastric bypass surgery I lost a lot of weight & I gained some of it back. I need to lose weight, anyone else has this problem? Have any of ...

Can liquid zoloft cause or irritate an ulcer?

Posted 25 Mar 2010 by flamingo56 2 answers

i had gastric bypass surgery 7 months ago so will it absorb enough to work?

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