Question: When to call your provider after gastric bypass surgery?

The inability to tolerate food and abdominal pain are also reasons to seek further consultation in the months following your operation. During this time, please call your provider if: You are vomiting regularly after consuming food. You have diarrhea that is not disappearing.

What are some common complaints after gastric bypass surgery?

What Are the Most Common Post-Op Risks and Side Effects Associated with Bariatric Surgery?Acid reflux.Anesthesia-related risks.Chronic nausea and vomiting.Dilation of esophagus.Inability to eat certain foods.Infection.Obstruction of stomach.Weight gain or failure to lose weight.

How long is consultation after bariatric surgery?

Weight loss surgery requires a commitment to lifestyle changes, including what you eat and how often you exercise. We help you set the groundwork, so youre mentally and physically prepared for life after bariatric surgery. The entire process, from consultation to surgery, generally takes about six months to complete.

How do you know if you have blockage after gastric bypass?

Common signs and symptoms of intestinal blockages include:Recurring abdominal pain or cramping.Abdominal swelling.Constipation.Difficulty passing gas.Vomiting.Poor appetite.17 Sep 2019

How bad is the pain after gastric bypass surgery?

Mild to moderate discomfort or pain. However, if the pain becomes severe and is not relieved by pain medication, please contact your surgeon.

Do you poop more after gastric bypass?

This is especially true after gastric bypass surgery. The distance from your stomach to anus has been artificially decreased from surgery and this means less time for your body to process the food. This also means your bowel movements may be more watery and have a different, typically more unpleasant smell.

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