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Can anything offset diarrhea after gall bladder removal?

Elizabeth Casparro, MPH,RD
Nutrition & Dietetics

Limiting fat and insoluble fiber in your diet after gall bladder removal should offset diarrhea. High fat foods include anything fried, with butter or oils, nuts, seeds, avocadoes and whole milk dairy products. Limiting insoluble fiber is also recommended because it is the type of fiber that promotes regularity such as bran, apple skins, etc. However, soluble fiber is recommended because it will bulk up your stool. Examples of these foods include oatmeal, apples without skins, bananas and more.

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