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Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

Diverticulitis problem ...
 

Having diverticulitis. Suggest

I have diverticulitis and find im not doing to well I must be doing something wrong as im back to the same problem going to the toilet all the time am I eating the wrong food ...
 

Suggest diet for diverticulitis

Hi! My husband has been diagnosed diverticulitis and the doctor is banning many regular foods, like eggs, which have been part of his daily diet as a Spaniard. Why can't he eats eggs or ham, or bread ...
 

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I was just diagnosed with diverticulitis yesterday. I'm taking two antibiotics. The bloating and the gas are really driving me nuts. Can I take an over the counter medicine for gas like Gas-X? Thanks. ...
 

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I found out i have diverticulotus two days ago...but they couldnt find any stones in my gallblader, however i have all the symtoms...i eat and it hurts now i cant eat anything heavy...i have been getting pain in the left side and right side of...
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What is the treatment for diverticulitis ?

Been to hospital today after months of investigations. Surgeon now says I have deseased diverticulitis . Bleeding per vagina also faeces passing 6 days was told because of high blood pressure diabetic ...
 

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

other antibiotics can I be placed on for the diverticulitis that will clear up infection before surgery ...
 

How safe is nitrofurantoin for diverticulitis ?

will nitrofurantoin treat diverticulitis. I can not tolerate Cipro or Flagyl. I am desperate. Been ... a case of acute diverticulitis. They gave me Leviquin (sp?) in an IV in ER and then Cipro and Flagyl ...
 

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I have had five (5) episode of diverticulitis this year. One in Feb., two in March and one in April. I was visiting Florida at the time, except for the one in April, the other three I treated on my own ...
 

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I have had diverticulious so when I went to the doctor two weeks ago they prescribed a two week regimen of antibiotics for my left side pain, sick to my stomach, and severe cramping. Also put me on soft foods and liquids. Cramping has not stopped...
 

What could be the cause of Diverticulitis?

I have intestinal disorder.Dyverticulites (sp). condition is considerbly intence.No history in my family of this, Could theis be affect of agent orange exposure ? Seved in Vietnam Danang area or 12 months startig in in April 1969. Thne government...
 

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis and constipation

I have been diagnosed with diverticulitis and am constipated. The doctor said I should take a laxative but when doing so I had such severe cramps I couldn t stand it. She prescribed metronidazole ...
 

Can diverticulitis be treated by medication?

I was recently diagnosed with diverticulitis. Actually went to the ER and was admitted to the hospital. However, I was definitely not mentally prepared for this as it came as a shock to me. I left ...
 

What treatments are suggested for diverticulitis?

I was diagnosed with diverticulitis a year ago. Im supposed to be taking fiber twice a day. Two ... that having diverticulitis this would be normal from time to time but its been everytime I have used the rr ...
 

Suggest treatment for recurrent diverticulitis

I have been told that surgery for recurrent diverticulitis is needed after last episode with abscess and perforations. Is there any alternative? I have been on a clean high-fiber diet for 1 year ...
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If u get diverticulitis and have to have a surgery what is the chances of getting it again
Hello dear,welcome to HCM forum. During surgery,diverticulum is removed as such.Since diverticulum is a congenital anomaly,once removed,it will not come back. Hope you got cleared.Thank you.
 
How often can i drink liqour if i have diverticulitis?
you should completely avoid it
 
How do i know if i have diverticulitis or my appendics are the culprit?
clinically also a doctor can diagnose the condition. getting dona a ultrasonography will also help
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