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Lower abdominal pain can be related to the diverticulitis.
Diverticulitis related pain is usually felt on the left lower side.
Do you have any change in bowel habits?
do you have constipation problem?
increasing fiber rapidly can cause gas and bloating.
This can also cause abdominal pain.
Initially soluble fiber diet is better.
This means cooking vegetables well, avoiding raw vegetables.
Yes it can --rapid change in diet can cause nausea.
prune juice is ok to take
you can reduce the amount for now.
Try to avoid nuts and seeds also as they are difficult to digest.
Take a probiotic daily.
Phillip's colon health is one such good brand
Metamucil is also ok to use.
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