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7 hours ago, MrsLingo said:

Hello All, I’m scheduled June 14th and I start my pre op on May 31st. I’ve already started my Bariatric multi Vitamins so my body can adjust to them. I’m super excited and scared. Not only that my nutritionist may use me as an example so the pressure to succeed is on.

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CW: 264

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You go in a day before me.... I’m nervous but so ready to start. I saw you started you bariatric Vitamins, what kind be are you taking? I hadn’t thought to start but that is a good idea.

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You go in a day before me.... I’m nervous but so ready to start. I saw you started you bariatric Vitamins, what kind be are you taking? I hadn’t thought to start but that is a good idea.

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The website is WLSVitamins and they’re for Bariatric patients. I’ve done a ton of research on doctors and they advise not to go to GNC for Multivitamin because they do not give enough for us. I brought the B12(Very Important), Folic acid, calcium citrate, Iron and the Multivitamins. Studies shows that taking the right Vitamins and Protein will avoid Hair loss. I love my hair so I can’t let that damage[emoji23]. I will message you once I’m able to use my phone to cheer you on for the next day.


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What is your cost for them ? Hi everybody, I just snuck over from the bypasses,hey don't stomp,me, I'm very nice! Just surfing and lurking over all the postings.
I had wondered about GNC, we do have one of them in my benighted portion of Ohio, but maybe this would be better?

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What is your cost for them ? Hi everybody, I just snuck over from the bypasses,hey don't stomp,me, I'm very nice! Just surfing and lurking over all the postings.
I had wondered about GNC, we do have one of them in my benighted portion of Ohio, but maybe this would be better?

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My date is for June 20th and I'm so excited I can barely stand it! And between now and then we go on vacation so pretty much as soon as I get back I do my surgical testing and start on my 7 day liquid diet.

I'm SO EXCITED!

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10 hours ago, MrsLingo said:


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The website is WLSVitamins and they’re for Bariatric patients. I’ve done a ton of research on doctors and they advise not to go to GNC for Multivitamin because they do not give enough for us. I brought the B12(Very Important), Folic acid, calcium citrate, Iron and the Multivitamins. Studies shows that taking the right Vitamins and Protein will avoid hair loss. I love my hair so I can’t let that damage. I will message you once I’m able to use my phone to cheer you on for the next day.

Awesome. Thanks for sharing! I’m gonna go pick some up. Yes I’m also worried about Hair loss I have tons of hair and I would like to try and avoid losing any as much as possible. Aww thank you! I’ll be rooting for you on your day as well. Excited to have someone to share a similar time line with! I’ll be checking up with you if that’s okay.

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Awesome. Thanks for sharing! I’m gonna go pick some up. Yes I’m also worried about Hair loss I have tons of hair and I would like to try and avoid losing any as much as possible. Aww thank you! I’ll be rooting for you on your day as well. Excited to have someone to share a similar time line with! I’ll be checking up with you if that’s okay.

I would love that. Chat with you soon


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I had my doctor to put in for Nascobal B12 Vitamin bundle. I now get b12 nasal spray, Calcium, multivitamins, and Iron. I don’t pay one rd cent.




Wow. That’s amazing [emoji6]


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19 hours ago, MrsLingo said:


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The website is WLSVitamins and they’re for Bariatric patients. I’ve done a ton of research on doctors and they advise not to go to GNC for Multivitamin because they do not give enough for us. I brought the B12(Very Important), Folic acid, calcium citrate, Iron and the Multivitamins. Studies shows that taking the right Vitamins and Protein will avoid hair loss. I love my hair so I can’t let that damage. I will message you once I’m able to use my phone to cheer you on for the next day.

Are these chewables? If so, how is the taste? I am taking Bariatric Advantage mixed berry and they are pretty nasty.

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I am June 4!! Gainesville FL.

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Are these chewables? If so, how is the taste? I am taking Bariatric Advantage mixed berry and they are pretty nasty.

The B12 is the only chewable and it’s not bad. I place it under my tongue. The multivitamin I will desolve in Water or propel after surgery.


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I am June 4th as well, Orlando Fl.



June 14th, West Palm Beach FL


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