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by worrier
Thu Aug 10, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples and sore stomach
Replies: 19
Views: 36969

Re: Whipples and sore stomach

Hi Dianne,

just to let you know that I do take 1 X 30mg tablet of Lansoprazole every morning and evening before going to bed.

Peter
by worrier
Thu Aug 10, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples and sore stomach
Replies: 19
Views: 36969

Re: Whipples & Narrowing of Bile Duct.

Hi, I went through my Whipple's in August 2008 without too many problems. For some time now on occasion I get a pain in my chest similar to having gall stones but not quite so bad, a bit like heartburn without the burning sensation. This develops into sore stomach and a feeling of nausea and on occa...
by worrier
Wed Dec 17, 2014 10:22 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples Operation
Replies: 14
Views: 22638

Re: Whipples Operation

Hi

thanks for your reply. I am nor having a problem but it just seems to make sense to me.

Peter
by worrier
Tue Dec 16, 2014 3:02 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples Operation
Replies: 14
Views: 22638

Re: Whipples Operation

Hi, I have a question for anyone taking Creon. If I have a particularly fatty meal I will take up to 8/10 dosage 25,000 capsules. My question is, is it better to take this number of capsules at intervals through the meal or all at once prior to the meal. I have been in the habit of taking them all a...
by worrier
Sun Nov 25, 2012 1:50 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples Operation
Replies: 14
Views: 22638

Re: Whipples Operation

Thanks for that will give it a try.

Peter
by worrier
Sat Nov 24, 2012 6:49 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples Operation
Replies: 14
Views: 22638

Re: Whipples Operation

I have not posted anything on this site for some time due to the fact that I have felt considerably better. It has transpired that I do not have a problem with wheat intolerance but I have been put onto Creon and have been taking these before meals for probably 2/3 years. I have a question. Has anyb...
by worrier
Mon Aug 01, 2011 2:14 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Sports following Whipples
Replies: 5
Views: 8451

Re: Sports following Whipples

Hi there, have you considered taking up flat green bowls. This sport is no longer thought as "old man's marbles" as it used to be. We are finding that more & more youngsters are coming into the game, some as young as 8 years old. The outdoor game is played between the months of May & September inclu...
by worrier
Fri Jul 15, 2011 11:01 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples and sore stomach
Replies: 19
Views: 36969

Re: Whipples and sore stomach

It is almost 3 years since my operation at last things are looking better and most of the time I feel pretty good. I still get occasionalyy pains in my stomach especially after going to the toilet, I try to control this by taking co-codomol. I have also found it is better if I cut out my evening mea...
by worrier
Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:49 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples and sore stomach
Replies: 19
Views: 36969

Re: Whipples and sore stomach

Dear All, I am not sure what I am going to describe is anything to do with the whipples op. On 3 occassions I have come over quite ill. I start to shiver and have hot sweats at the same time. I feel quite ill, slightly sick and with a slight headache. I have to take to my bedd for the rest of the da...
by worrier
Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:43 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Laproscopic Whipples
Replies: 7
Views: 9088

Re: Laproscopic Whipples

This sounds a brilliant advancement. It is two years after my Whipples but still suffereing a little fom digestive discomfort.

Peter
by worrier
Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:41 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Sports following Whipples
Replies: 5
Views: 8451

Re: Sports following Whipples

Hi Trevor, you may want to consider taking up the sport of flat green bowling. NOW! before you say oh yeah, old man's marbles, more and more youngsters are coming into the sport and in my club we have players as young as 8 years old rising to 16/17 in fact one of our girls is representing our county...
by worrier
Thu Jun 10, 2010 9:32 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples and sore stomach
Replies: 19
Views: 36969

Re: Whipples and sore stomach

Hi gang, just an update on my situation. After approx 15 months Whipples recovery. I have to say that I am feeling a whole lot better and seem to have found the right dosage of Creon & Pepermint Capsules to keep me reasonably comfortable. I take 2 X 25,000 Creon and 2 X Pepermint Capsules before all...
by worrier
Thu Feb 04, 2010 8:30 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: 4 weeks post whipples - any advice appreciated!!
Replies: 12
Views: 12654

Re: 4 weeks post whipples - any advice appreciated!!

Welcome to the forum, I had pancreatic surgery August 2008 but was not put onto Creon until almost 18 months after when I complained to my GP about the terrible discomfort I was suffering. He sent me to E A U and the doctor there who happened to be one of those who assisted at my op put me on Creon ...
by worrier
Wed Dec 16, 2009 9:07 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples and sore stomach
Replies: 19
Views: 36969

Re: Whipples and sore stomach

HiJuliana

The doc has put me on Fibrogel. I had this when I first came out of hospital before the medics realised I needed Creon so we will see how we go.

Regards

Peter
by worrier
Tue Dec 15, 2009 9:39 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Whipples and sore stomach
Replies: 19
Views: 36969

Re: Whipples and sore stomach

Hi gang, After increasing my creon dosage I have been feeling better. I now take 2 X 25,000 with breakfast. 3 X 25,000 for with cooked lunch & 2 X 25,000 with tea. I am still suffering with some pain in my lower abdomen in the evening and during the night which prevents me getting a good nights slee...

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