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cut out caffeine so i can be caffeine free by surgery as requested by my doctor...boy do these headaches suck been trying to take tylenol as i have to cut out nsaids and feel like they arent working great getting in 80-100 oz of Water a day...any suggestions on what else may help me with these Migraines???

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@kathy060464 Thanks!! Trying my best :D

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This has a small amount of caffeine if you want to ween yourself off slowly. Excedrin.jpg.68f88d78655495f6f75a04feec2999eb.jpg

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@Ed_NW thanks! i used that before hand to switch from coffee and now just trying to kick out but stuff worked great tho

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18 minutes ago, Ed_NW said:

This has a small amount of caffeine if you want to ween yourself off slowly. Excedrin.jpg.68f88d78655495f6f75a04feec2999eb.jpg

This is exactly what you DON'T want to use. Caffeine AND NSAIDs.... that's a double no no. One of the pre-op checks I had, I was asked if I used NSAIDs in the last month or so... I hadn't, but they said if there was usage, that the surgery *might* get postponed due to the NSAID usage. Don't take anything you know is prohibited after surgery, so close to your surgery without discussing with your surgical team.

Edited by Matt Z

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22 minutes ago, Matt Z said:

This is exactly what you DON'T want to use.

I was considering the fact that she just went to her Dr. to talk about WLS surgery just a few weeks ago. I have 2 more months before I can even schedule a surgery date and I started this journey about 6 months ago. At the WLS class I attended back in June, they said to quit caffeine, NSAIDs, etc. at least 45 days before your surgery date. If your surgery date is coming up within the next 2 months, I apologize for the suggestion. My bad 😐

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Its alright @Ed_NW i appreciate it. and i havent taken them in the last month or so.. been weening down slowly.. went from coffee with cream to black coffee and then from 2cups a day to 1 cup and then meds with caffeine and now in the last month or so been cutting those out.. i appreciate you trying to help tho

@Matt Z thanks for the help! i havent taken them in a while but ty again matt always glad to see you catching stuff for other people, youre always a big help

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