Friday, August 2, 2013

Too Tight Again

Here I am again, dealing with the same old stuff after an adjustment.

I got 0.9 CC's yesterday.
I had a EAS protein shake (170 cals) and a Starbucks Chocolate Vianno Whey Shake (250 cals).
Got off work, went home and had 2 greek yogurts.
Was wondering if I had restriction.

By dinner, I was ready to cheat.
It hadn't been 24 hours since my fill, but it HAD been 24 hours since solid food.
I had a bowl of wonton soup...mostly liquid, just 2 wontons in it.
I did okay, no PBing yesterday.

So this morning I woke up and took a big sip of chocolate milk.

Hello, PB.
Hello, 2 hours of Slime.
WTF.

So by lunch time I start eating my yogurt for lunch, sick.
Go for soup with a coworker, sick.
Get frozen yogurt with coworker, sick.

WTF.
I can't understand my band sometimes.

Currently about to post this ad and go PB again, as I just had another bite of yogurt.

6 comments:

  1. .9 is actually a pretty big fill. I would think it would take a while to adjust to it. I'd be completely closed off if I got that much fill. I currently have about 6.4. My last .3 was way too tight. I've been toying with the idea of .1 but don't want to risk being tight again. I know everyone is different, but I would think you'd definitely notice .9. Good luck! Hope it gets easier soon.

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  2. so sorry to hear about that...it's no fun not being able to hold anything down!

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  3. I don't know all that much about a lap band, especially when you talk about a 'fill'. I'll have to do some research so I have a better understanding. Best wishes that you feel better soon. You've done well with your weight loss, kudos! Hope you have a great weekend.

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  4. Had you lost all restriction before getting the fill? I'm getting one next week and my doc only wants to do a .5 and I want a full cc...we'll see...

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  5. Yikes. Hang in there; give yourself only liquids and let your esophagus rest. Hope you feel better soon.

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  6. Oh man! That happened to me after my very first fill and it was pretty much the worst thing ever! I had them unfill it and waited like 8 weeks to refill it. Granted, my weight loss has been much slower but we have gone really slow with my fills because it was happening every time I had a fill. So now I have like 3.5 cc in my band or something and this last fill was .5 cc and it was still kind of rough.

    I hope you got it all straightened out!!

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