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I know it's way early, but when was everyone here able to start eating lettuce tomatoes and other raw salad veggies after gastric bypass?

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Same for me! (around six weeks)

My surgery was 6/13/18 and when I went for a follow-up on 7/26/18 they said I could begin lettuce and Tomato. I'm still very careful with any raw veggies and don't eat them often. They don't always feel great.

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I was able to do soft lettuce (baby greens) at one month post-op; most vegetables at 3 months post-op.

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That just seems so long!

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By 3 months I was eating all veggies and fruits. I craved salad and veggies.

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I am still dreaming👼💤of such a CRAZY Day! Hello from sad little perpetual liquid diet , no solids diet Frustr8. But as the 60s hit suggested, OUR DAY WILL COME!

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You will get there!!! Just think not so long ago you were pre op. You made it here😀

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And I'm gonna yet, I just hoped to be on the Express 🚀Line, not a bumpy local 🚝that stops for every goat, chicken and litter on the train tracks.😧💦I want to be a Big Strong Bypass Baby👶 like all the others here!

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I’m 18 months out from surgery and raw veggies are iffy. They fill me up with just a few pieces and feel stuck. I used to eat salads 4-5 days a week but rarely now.

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I was told no raw veggies until 3 months out ...that’s when I get to regular foods.

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