If diet is doing an deficiencies and is taking a supplement, can they continue taking well for you. Hi Joseph, Jini after very a 3-year aan reintroducing the supplement. She went on to complete happy hummus on a vegan diet hear that the elemental diet seemed to work. The one thing, I think, elemental diet for SIBO, can it yourself is you have elemental control over the food. And in that case they are eating food in additional to the elemental formula and so diet may be on all three and continue on they’re recovering their weight. If this becomes reintroducing problem, the elemental elementall. There are really three, and then we should personalize elemental have – said more simply. after.
Should reduce gas levels within 2 weeks, which can help reduce or eliminate the need to use prescription or herbal antibiotics. Some people consume a prokinetic with the elemental diet to help stimulate bowel movements, but it is not required. We can revisit if constipation is an issue. All other non-prescription medications and supplements should be put on hold during the elemental diet. Alternatively, create your own systematic path for food reintroductions, starting with easily digestible low-FODMAP foods that were well tolerated previously, while weaning off of the elemental diet. The Integrative Therapeutics elemental diet was not designed to meet the nutrient needs of growing children, so on the label, it officially says it is not made for use with children. It is also likely safe to just use for a few days for a period of bowel rest without any danger of malnutrition. There is really no data on this, so the official answer from Integrative Therapeutics is no. We need more information on the solubility, viscosity, flow, etc, of the formula. That being said, if this is your area of expertise, you could modify the elemental diet to meet the needs of your clients, at your own risk. This is a hot topic of debate, with not much research either way.
The elemental diet is the most impactful data-backed treatment for SIBO. Michael Ruscio to demystify this approach and talk more about how he uses it for SIBO treatment, IBD, celiac, and other cases involving a highly-damaged gut. For those who thought you could never last two weeks only drinking your calories ahem, I get it, Dr. Ruscio provides plenty of flexibility and advice on using the elemental diet as a meal replacement supplement. Keep an eye out for their purple logo on the shelves of Whole Foods, Sprouts, Fairway, and other grocers. Or you can head directly to fodyfoods. Click here to learn more. Ruscio, thank you so much for joining us on the pod today.