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I had a "whipple" surgery in 1995 and was told that I could POSSIBLY become diabetic "ONE DAY".?

Posted 29 Apr 2012 by curious c 2 answers

... Well, that was an understatement!!! By 1996 I had become a brittle diabetic and apparantly developped malabsorption syndrome. Now, I have osteoporosis and look 20 years older than I am. Any advice as to what I can take {besides pancreatic enzymes] to get healthier? I am severly malnourished and ...

I need a comparable drug to duragesic patch 200 mcg every 48 hrs. It must be affordable. Pleeaase!!!

Posted 10 Mar 2013 by curious c 3 answers

My insurance has run out. I have been on this medication for over 13 years and am still in chronic pain! I also have malabsorption issues and don't do well with meds by mouth. I've asked dr & pharmacist for advise... To no avail. Pleeeaaase, anybody out there know what would help???

Pradaxa - What are the baseline blood tests that should be done to check efficacy?

Posted 2 Jun 2011 by Dadslildago 1 answer

How do we know that this med is effective or not? I am aware that I have a malabsorption problem secondary to a gastric bypass almost 20 years ago, and my warfarin INRs were wildly labile. I also would bruise very easily on warfarin. Have been on Pradaxa a little over a month and have noticed no ...

What dosage Dilaudid standard release works best for chronic pain? I can't take extended release due

Posted 14 Sep 2011 by dianathehuntress 1 answer

... to gastric issues related to malabsorption due to gastric bypass surgery. I have extreme pain due to Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME among other things. My doc started me at 4mg 4 x's a day but it only takes the edge off. I experimented with taking 8mg 4x's a day and that ...

Is there a support group for survivors of gastric bypass surgery?

Posted 22 Jul 2016 by Potta 1 answer

Is there a support group for survivors of gastric bypass surgery pain and malabsorption?

I am 63, was diagnosed with pernicious anemia 22 years ago, and now, this year, an exam shows that?

Posted 8 Oct 2010 by donnasantaclara 1 answer

... my stomach lining cells are completely atrophied. I have no hydrochloric acid, which means flora bacteria overgrows, which causes malabsorption and diarrhea, and it appears I may have lost the ability to have normal formed stools because all I have had now for the last at least 6 months is ...

Colesevelam - Did anyone get like a bit feeling when taking these?

Posted 8 Feb 2016 by Fanta550 0 answers

I wAs diagnosed with bile acid malabsorption. And they gave me colesevelam. I didn't have any side effects but now, I can be sat there feeling fine and then all of a sudden I feel hot and sick. I was just wondering if anyone else has had anything similar or its just a bug? Because I'm ...

Coeliac disease and fructose malabsorption. Is Prolia safe?

Posted 29 Apr 2017 by Dooziebird 0 answers

I have coeliac disease and fructose malabsorption and recently have been diagnosed with osteoporosis. I am desperately trying to up my calcium intake as I am not comfortable having to have the Prolia injections as advised. Is there anyone out there who can inform me in reference to my question. It ...

Peripheral Neuropathy - Can neuropathy cause gastric stasis?

Posted 1 Aug 2017 by Debs51 0 answers

Can peripheral nueropathy cause gastric stasis of the stomach?

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