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Blondie65441
on 8/22/20 3:13 pm
Topic: RE: Best way to take the Bariatric MV for first time?

I just had RNY on Wednesday, and was told on day 3 to start taking my MV. It is in a soft capsule. Any advice or recommendations on how to go about this? I am kind of scared.

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Blondie65441
on 8/18/20 9:39 pm
Topic: RE: Surgery Tomorrow

Thank you so much! I am having an RNY. I really enjoy reading your posts. They are super informative! I had really bad GERD the last year my lap band was on, and unfortunately, it caused me to develop Barrett's Esophagus. This surgery is likely to end the GERD and keep my Barrett's from worsening from the research I have read and according to my surgeon.

Blondie65441
on 8/18/20 7:41 pm
Topic: RE: Surgery Tomorrow

Tomorrow morning I have my surgery at 10 am. I have lost almost 15 lbs from the 2 week liquid protein diet. I am a little nervous but very hopeful. I had a lap band from 2001-2019 and maintained my weight at 162. I am 5'8". Unfortunately, when that band came off, the weight began to pile on til I was back up to 207. I am trying not to fixate on the little things that could go wrong during the surgery. I am also getting a hiatal hernia repair that is greatly needed. Wish me luck!

Dena :)

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