Flatten any carbinated drinks..the bubbles are not good.
Byrum health care is good for ordering supplies and low cost. they come to the house. You can see their onloine catalogue and clal in orders. you can seartch for them and get their 800 number. It took me time and trials to find out what worked for me. they willsend you free samples i.e. from Hollister or Convetec. Call thos ecompanys and ask them to send a couple items to try.
Change you system in the morning after it has slowed down ovee the evening. We changed it every 2-4 days. we bought the heavy dutie items for long lasting.
I had to drink alot all day. The ileostoy made me dehydrated. I was thirsty all the time. The first couple of weeks I did not fell like eating. get some protein powder to mix with juice. eat meat every day if yoiu can.
Take vitamins, and magnesium, B complex.
put a heave blanket or plastic lines on the bed and or couch incaes of leaks it will save the matteress.
get plenty of gloves. I sued about 20-50 a day. I empied my pouch at least 10 times per day and changed it often.
I loved the velcrow closures on the hollister bags.
This is all I can think of for now. Leet me know if yoiu have questions. I just got mine reversed 10 days ago.