Lap Band Q&A
6 Years Post-op + Lap Band
I've been banded for six years and in that time have reached my goal weight (115 lbs loss). I can easily attribute half to the band and half to the... READ MORE
I've been banded for 6 years and in the past week I've had increasingly bad reflux, particularly at night (totally unusual for me). I have a feeling... READ MORE
I have had my lap band for 6 yrs and had no problems until now. The last three days I have not been able to eat anything except a little water and... READ MORE
I got a band fitted 6 years ago with only 2 fills done since but now I'm eating a lot more , but also have this consistent night cough and if I eat a... READ MORE
I'm having major physiological and physical issues! What should I do about the pain I'm suffering 6 years after lap band?
Problems 6 years after lapband placed. I'm throwing up 10-20 times a day. Sometimes can't even keep spit down. I have to stand to eat and stand pretty... READ MORE
I have no restriction after 6 years of being banded. Experiencing a little discomfort on left side erosion, dilation, leak, or?
I had lapband surgery 6 years ago I have had 7 ccs in my band with restriction until 2 months ago when I realized I had no restriction. Dr said I only... READ MORE
As i stated before i have my lapband for 6yrs n I love it until 2 mos. Ago when my restriction went away. I went to Dr I was supposed to have 7ccs in... READ MORE
I have had the band for 6 years and for the past 3 days I thought I had the flu. I cannot even drink water without feeling sick and full. READ MORE
I had a lap-band placed about 6 years ago, but I struggled with getting the right amount of restriction and eventually had all the fluid removed,... READ MORE
I've had my band since '08 & have done well with my weight loss. The maximum fluid that I've had in my band comfortably is 7.75 I have been at 8... READ MORE
When you have a slipped band is it ok to stay on just liquids until they can get you back into the OR?
I am 6 years post op and have suspected a slip for over a year. Within the last 3 days the pain in the shoulder has been getting worse and returned o... READ MORE
Hi I have had a lapband surgery 6 years ago. I was told several months ago that I had a pouch dialation. This caused night time refux. I went in to... READ MORE
I had my surgery 6 years ago, and the last 2-3 months I have more days I can't eat than days that I can. I can get about 6-10 bites in. I am eating... READ MORE