I had the RNY 11 years ago. I have not touched aspirin or anti-inflammatories since I had the surgery.
My older dog was suffering badly from arthritis. His vet, not really wanting him to go on anti-inflammatories forever, suggested a supplement
I lost 185 lbs 11 years ago. I married my husband 3-1/2 years ago. He knows my story, but it's like it goes in one ear and out the other! I have expressed to him over and over and over that this is an important issue for me no matter what I weigh now.