Passing out before passing gas - Page 2 | HysterSisters
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
Advertising Info HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Support Posts > Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)


HysterSisters.com is a massive online community with over 475,000 members and over 5 million posts.

Our community is filled with women who have been through the Hysterectomy experience providing both advice and support from our active members and moderators.

HysterSisters.com is located at 111 Peter St, Toronto, Canada, M5V2H1 and is part of the VerticalScope network of websites.

With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our HYSTERECTOMY forum community, get our FREE BOOKLET, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more.

You are not alone. The HysterSisters are here for you. Join us today!
join HysterSisters for hysterectomy resources and support
Reply

Passing out before passing gas Passing out before passing gas

Thread Tools
  #11  
Unread 02-01-2008, 01:50 PM
Help for gas

I think with the bowel prep we do before surgery, it washes out all the "good" intestinal flora in there, so I've been eating tons of yogurt and taking a pro-biotic and been having regular bowel movements since the day of surgery. Make sure you walk a lot! Walking is the best for getting out the gas, and I also have been taking over the counter Phayzyme for gas. Even sips of club soda with bitters in it will make you burp lots of gas out too. I've been eating lots of yogurt, cottage cheese and soups - things that are easy to digest and it has helped my system tremendously. Hang in there, it takes about a week for the gas to really move...
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #12  
Unread 02-01-2008, 03:08 PM
Passing out before passing gas

Thanks...
  #13  
Unread 02-01-2008, 03:41 PM
Passing out before passing gas

I also heard that laying on your left side and drinking warm liquids helps pass the gas. Walking and warm tea helped me the most.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #14  
Unread 02-01-2008, 11:32 PM
Passing out before passing gas

Thanks for the tip.
I had a better day today and actually was able to have BM. :banana I stopped the narcotics it made me too constipated and hyper for some reason. I take IBprophin. I also took a walk that may have helped. Tea, applesauce, cottage cheese.
I am really thankful for all the tips and support.
  #15  
Unread 02-02-2008, 06:09 AM
Passing out before passing gas

Hi, I had really painful gas in the hospital 2nd & 3rd day after surgery. What worked for me was walking. I walked in the halls for 10 minutes and then slept for 40 minutes and then sat on the toilet for 10 minutes and then started all over again.

I spent one whole night on this rotation and it really seemed to help. I was afraid that the walking was too much too soon but the nurses told me it was the best thing to get rid of the gas and they were right.

Now I am home and 1 week post op I don't have the gas pains anymore but I try and remember to walk each hour so it doesn't happen again.

take care and good luck, V.
Reply

booklet
Our Free Booklet
What 350,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy: Information, helpful hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy.
Answers to your questions
Register




Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
4 Replies, Last Reply 07-08-2010, Started By campergurl
16 Replies, Last Reply 04-25-2010, Started By HoneyWineMaker
6 Replies, Last Reply 03-06-2009, Started By Cookie41
17 Replies, Last Reply 02-16-2009, Started By ruqayya33
4 Replies, Last Reply 09-19-2007, Started By scrapbookbabe
6 Replies, Last Reply 02-01-2007, Started By jlenkowec
4 Replies, Last Reply 04-07-2006, Started By nomoreflatbelly
6 Replies, Last Reply 11-01-2005, Started By alj
8 Replies, Last Reply 04-30-2005, Started By Journey3
4 Replies, Last Reply 07-19-2004, Started By kitkatcb
3 Replies, Last Reply 06-01-2004, Started By folpa
2 Replies, Last Reply 08-05-2003, Started By arbkdbarb
28 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
10 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
6 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
5 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
3 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
16 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
4 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
4 Replies, Aching Hearts



Advertisement

Hysterectomy News

October 22,2020

CURRENT NEWS

HysterSisters Takes On Partner To Manage Continued Growth And Longevity
I have news that is wonderful and exciting! This week’s migration wasn’t a typical migration - from one set ... News Archive

TODAY'S EVENTS

Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays


Request Information


I am a HysterSister

HYSTERECTOMY STORIES

Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours

FOLLOW US


Your Hysterectomy Date


CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


$vbulletin->featuredvideos is not an array!
Advertisement


Advertisement