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does peanut butter make you sick ?

on 10/27/10 6:49 am - Red Bush, KY
I'm 2 years ou from having my RNY and peanut butter still makes me sick, no matter how i eat it...


Highest Weight 335                      When I came home 330.2
Surgery Weight 321.4                   Current 170

Kelly S.
on 10/27/10 6:57 am
Try almond butter, it's better for you anyway.

20 pounds lost during two week pre-op diet.

on 10/27/10 6:58 am - Baltimore, MD
Oh good GOD no! And if it did my life, as I know it, would be over. Seriously.

It might be the fat content. Animal fat does that to me. Can't eat fried food for that very reason.
on 10/27/10 7:00 am - Amsterdam, NY
Even the littlest bit makes me nauseaous.  I did find Sunbutter and I love it.  Just like peanut butter except it is made with sunflower seeds.  It is awesome!
Kelly S.
on 10/27/10 7:00 am
I KNEW Nik would answer this one! LOL
Lent T.
on 10/27/10 7:04 am
RNY on 05/14/08 with
So do not eat it.. lol...

On a differnt note - try other nut butters.  i can eat 1 tsp of PB, but almond butter - no problem.
I can only  eat natural (ground penuts) - no sugar or other stuff added PB.  Any commercial PB and I am in trouble.
i have no problem with using PB2

RNY 5/14/2008    

"Failure is not falling down, It is not getting up once you fell...  So pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and start all over again...." 

"I can eat anything I want to  - as long as I am willing to deal with the consequences"

on 10/27/10 7:20 am - Cape Coral, FL
I can eat about a tsp of the good stuff, creamy jiff, and feel okay. More than that and I'm not doing well. Now, PB2 works well for me and I mix that with yogurt and shakes.
Highest ever: 297
Pre-Op: 272 (height: 5' 7")
As of November 3rd: 159 (6 BELOW goal!!!!)
Goal: 165 
Pants size: 10  Shirt size: M
on 10/27/10 7:40 am - brielle , NJ
what's pb2?
on 10/27/10 9:26 am
RNY on 06/08/11 with
PB2 is peanut tasting powder.  I think it is mostly peanut flour.  You can add it to other foods to add the flavor of peanuts or peanut butter.  You could use it in a smoothie or yogurt, etc.  I had to purchase it online.  I do not know if it is out in stores yet or not.



on 10/27/10 9:32 am - Hyattsville, MD
I can only do natural PB.. I use smuckers
Babygirl got her surgery March 3rd...     She's from 339 to 200 as of 6/14/2012.. SOO proud of my bigbabygirl