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Elemental Diet

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by 0 · May 04, 2014 at 10:04 PM

I am about to try an elemental diet to treat severe SIBO, leaky gut and slow-transit constipation. It will consist of: ~125g Hydrolyzed whey protein (a product called Dymatize ISO-100) ~25g Hydrolyzed collagen ~100-150g Dextrose... (more)

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pone 0 · May 04, 2014 at 6:53 PM

Alex0, so the interesting thing is your heart rhythm issues, particularly after going very low carb. The four main electrolytes play the critical role in each heartbeat. Calcium starts the closing process of each heartbeat, and sodium... (more)

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by 0 · December 08, 2013 at 7:49 PM

In the SIBO diet people are only allowed to have fruits in moderation and generally fructose is considered bad for the gut. However in the elemental version honey is listed as the carbohydrate source. If you use honey as your carb component... (more)

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by 0 · December 08, 2013 at 7:43 PM

Note: This is not the same as my last question. I have adrenal fatigue, advanced leaky gut and h pylori/gastritis. I cannot break down solid foods properly and I seem to be sensitive to everything. I cannot to betaine hcl due to h.pylori and... (more)

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by 15 · September 16, 2014 at 7:46 PM

I'm a 28 yo female and have had ibs for 10 years: diarrhea, incomplete bowel movements, extreme bloating & gas, occasional heartburn/indigestion. I can control the gas/bloating a bit through diet (mostly paleo, low carb, but I do eat fermented... (more)

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Renee_2 0 · June 04, 2012 at 1:04 AM

Hi Jetsky, I understand where you are coming from - I've had IBS for 15 years and like you have tried every possible treatment under the sun. Two things - I did a hydrogen breath test to test for SIBO (it was negative), instead of just trying a... (more)