Gastric Bypass Surgery

My weight loss journey after Gastric Bypass surgery.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Stomach Problems After Gastric Bypass Surgery

I know it has been a while since I have posted but I broke my arm 3 months ago and the recovery process has taken up all my extra time. Now I just found out I will have to have surgery on a torn muscle that occurred during the same fall :-(

During this whole time, I have been taking pain killers in pill form and have gotten a couple doses of steroid packs ... tough on any ones stomach but extra rough to someone who has had gastric bypass surgery. After this last steroid pack I had heartburn/acid ingestion for a week AFTER I took the last pill! The doctor believes it is all because of my gastric bypass surgery and that has sped up his decision to use surgery to fix the tear.

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  • At 3:54 AM, Anonymous Kathy Garolsky said…

    Awesome post you got here.Looking forward to see more of your great works..

  • At 6:15 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    I had a lap band that failed. I got talked into the sleeve. Before my surgery I took two pills a day. Now I take at least 15 OTC and then my RX. I have acid indigestion continually. I am sorry I didn't replace my lap band.I hate this. I am now on the verge of malnutrition.


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