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Soluble Fiber

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Other names: Citrucel, Fiber Therapy
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Dietary fiber, dietary fibre, or sometimes roughage is the indigestible portion of plant foods having two main components:...
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Soluble Fiber for Ulcerative Colitis
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Soluble Fiber & Ulcerative Colitis

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Soluble Fiber
Ulcerative Colitis
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best for UC people to try different types of fiber to see...
" ...like green beans and yellow squash but when I have too much insoluble fiber, like almonds with skins on, my colon gets stopped up and is unhappy. So it's best for UC people to try different... "

a vegetarian when UC struck me also. Bummer huh? Fiber:...
" ...vegetarian when UC struck me ...would say eat soluble fiber rather than insoluble and use veggies with lower amounts and well cooked. Many people use a low-residue diet and fi... "

and Ulcerative Colitis, including 2 vegans. I've advised...
" ...best. What? You can get a generic for Pentasa? It isn't available around here. I didn't know it was available at all. Has a few clients with IBS, Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis,... "

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www.ihaveuc.com
aware of although I've had uc for 14 yrs. Gives me courage...
" ...for myself in quieting my flare. There is a nutritionist, Karen Hurd, who pushes the soluble fiber (as in soup beans) for healing and continued health in the colon. I personally believe you are... "

have UC and IBS and got soooo much better when I eliminated...
" ...Now I do eat some fiber but try and keep it to soluble fiber (not insoluble). The insoluble seems to irritate my gut. I took Citrucel for a couple years to help and it did help but never the... "

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www.excelmale.com
year after suffering from poorly treated ulcerative colitis....
" ...colitis. My dad passed away last year after suffering from poorly treated ulcerative colitis. He never wanted to listen to my advise to take probiotics, glutamine, soluble fiber, and... "

good friend for people with UC. I take mine in caplet form....
" ...have found that adding soluble fiber (psyllium) to my diet has helped me avoid constipation. Soluble fiber bulks up stool and keeps it moving. Your ...friend for people with UC. I take mine in... "

true for most UC'ers- insoluble fiber is roughage, while...
" yeah, for me too! I'm a huge fan of soluble fiber, & eat as much as ...though. I think this is probably true for most UC'ers- insoluble fiber is roughage, while soluble slows down transit... "

the IBS forum (I have both UC and IBS). I don't know...
" ...UC and IBS). I don't know if I'm telling you anything you don't already know, but there is a website that has incredible IBS advice for diet. I have it posted in my signature but I'll write it he... "

with ulcerative colitis take a soluble fiber supplement...
" ...Crohn's, but some people with ulcerative colitis take a soluble fiber supplement (Metamucil or the like)... "

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