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If appropriate, can welchol be taken after weight loss sur

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If appropriate, can welchol be taken after weight loss surgery?
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Yes ofcourse.
Now problem with that.
Welchol is a bile acid binder.
Bile acid irritation can cause diarrhea sometimes.
Hence, welchol can help with the symptom.
Hence this can be taken following weight loss surgery if needed.
This also lowers your cholesterol.

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