What is your "safe food"?

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

glaciergrl
Regular Member


Date Joined Apr 2005
Total Posts : 269
   Posted 4/13/2008 10:15 PM (GMT -6)   
I'm just curious what everyone elses safe food(s) are? It is always nice to get some more ideas.

I have found rice cakes and chicken noodle soup are always good.

Holly

entocort
humira

Susiebuddy
Veteran Member


Date Joined Feb 2005
Total Posts : 1373
   Posted 4/13/2008 10:50 PM (GMT -6)   

Hello :)

  I actually got this idea from my veterinarian when my little dog got sick.... I take cooked chicken and mix it with cottage cheese and rice, heat it up in the microwave just enough to melt the cottage cheese and yumm....  That is what she suggested I give my dog one time and when I was preparing it, it smelled pretty good so I tasted it... Wasn't bad at all and I have found that it will even soothe my stomach when it's not feeling quite right.. 


Diagnosed with U/C January 31st, 2004, IBS on July 21st, 2006 
 
In Remission since December 11th, 07, with no U/C meds at this time! But, I do take:
         Xanax .5mg as needed - Effexor 37.5mg. - Culturelle 1x a day
         Plus Now I'm on HRT.... ARGH.. menopause.. Estradiol, .5mg 1x a day
      http://www.myspace.com/77016897         


Pooie1981
Regular Member


Date Joined Mar 2008
Total Posts : 274
   Posted 4/14/2008 8:53 AM (GMT -6)   
PASTA !!!
Ulcerative Colitis Diagnosed May 2004
400mg Asacol 3 times per day.... increased to 6 400mg per day Mar.11
Asacol changed to Mesasal 500MG 3 times per day April 1
Entocort 3 pills once a day
Daily Vitamin for Women


dakotagirl
Veteran Member


Date Joined Apr 2006
Total Posts : 3402
   Posted 4/14/2008 8:55 AM (GMT -6)   
Mashed potatoes, or baked chicken/turkey and rice.
Pan-colitis and GERD diagnosed May 2003
Osteopenia diagnosed Feb 2006
Status:  Flaring :(
 
40mg pred, Asacol 12 per day,  Azathioprine 75mg, Cortifoam, Aciphex, Forvia, and Pro-Bio, Calcium, Vitamin D
 
Co-Mod for the UC forum:  Keep HealingWell running smoothly:  www.healingwell.com/donate


sharry
New Member


Date Joined Apr 2008
Total Posts : 4
   Posted 4/14/2008 11:19 AM (GMT -6)   
I have found that when I am starting to flareup, I do what my kids pediatrician told me to do with them when they would get sick with a virus. I would feed them the BRAT diet. B-bananas, R-rice, A- applesauce, T-toast. I also eat homemade chicken soup and Saltine crackers. I try to follow a low residual diet too.

Did any of you ever try the Specific Carbohydrate Diet? I had no luck with it, but I did like the homemade yogurt with honey and canned peaches. The almond flour really bothered me too.

NMcP
Regular Member


Date Joined Mar 2008
Total Posts : 212
   Posted 4/14/2008 11:46 AM (GMT -6)   
I do the BRAT diet as well : )

jano437
Veteran Member


Date Joined Jul 2005
Total Posts : 1614
   Posted 4/14/2008 1:15 PM (GMT -6)   
Chicken, mashed potatoes, Rice, carrots
Diagnosed July 2005 with Pancolitis
Asacol 4 tabs 3 times daily
Pro-Bio
Forvia
calcium
Diosmin(for leg and vein support)


potty girl
Veteran Member


Date Joined Dec 2006
Total Posts : 835
   Posted 4/14/2008 3:44 PM (GMT -6)   
baked chicken,turkey,rice, mashed potato,apple sauce, carrots well done,
Rona

synthroid .088 mg, lowpressor 50 mg x 2, cozaar 25mg x2, imdur 30 mg
nitroquick, proventol, plavix 75 mg, protonix 40 mg x 2, asacal 400mg x 9
carafate 1 gm x 4, zyrtec 10 mg, rhinocort aqua nose spray, fish oil,
potassium.


shellybelly
New Member


Date Joined Mar 2008
Total Posts : 6
   Posted 4/14/2008 4:02 PM (GMT -6)   
I have found that the foods that work for me are mashed banana and cottage cheese, scrambled egg & ameriacan cheese,chicken broth and postina, chicken, turkey, mashed potatoes, canned green beans.

Kevster
Regular Member


Date Joined Jul 2005
Total Posts : 86
   Posted 4/14/2008 4:31 PM (GMT -6)   
 
Chicken has been mentioned a lot here and I agree - It's also one of my 'safe foods'.  Rice cakes go well for me too, as do pears.
Age 24
-----------
Diagnosed at age 22
-----------
Symptoms since age 21
-----------
Pancolitis


jujub
Forum Moderator


Date Joined Mar 2003
Total Posts : 10407
   Posted 4/14/2008 5:09 PM (GMT -6)   
Since dairy doesn't bother me, macaroni and cheese.
Judy
 
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Asacol, Rowasa, Pentasa, Prednisone, Entocort, Azathioprine
Colazal,  Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri. In remission since April, 2006.
 
Co-Moderator UC Forum
The information I share on this forum is based only on my own experience and study. It is important to consult your health care provider when making health-related decisions.


Mamas Boys
Veteran Member


Date Joined Oct 2005
Total Posts : 1460
   Posted 4/14/2008 5:42 PM (GMT -6)   
snackers!  Only thing that settles my stomach when I'm flaring.

KTM


bookworm21
Veteran Member


Date Joined Mar 2008
Total Posts : 1766
   Posted 4/14/2008 6:39 PM (GMT -6)   
Jello, rice, soup, applesauce, and crackers.
 Female, Age 19, Dx w/ UC August 2007
9 Asacol/day, 1000 mg Canasa


sodbuster19
Regular Member


Date Joined Sep 2007
Total Posts : 343
   Posted 4/14/2008 6:52 PM (GMT -6)   
Hot wings And Guiness!! It never bothers me, and even when I would be in a bad flare, I would drink a few Guiness and have about a dozen breaded hot wings, and within 1-2 days my flare always goes away.

<FONT color=#0000ff>Bad flares Guniess & hot wings

Generic Colazal, 2 2xday
Acidophilus Probotic 3 times/day


Old Hat
Veteran Member


Date Joined Feb 2007
Total Posts : 5165
   Posted 4/14/2008 7:00 PM (GMT -6)   
Farina made with lactose-free milk, scrambled egg, toast, plain boiled rice, pureed squash, Health Valley graham crackers, natural applesauce, bananas, chicken without skin, broiled flounder, halibut, or scrod, mashed potato, egg noodles, pastina in lowfat broth. / Old Hat (nearly 30 yrs with left-sided UC; currently on 3 Colazal daily for maintenance of remission)

Sara14
Veteran Member


Date Joined Mar 2007
Total Posts : 4034
   Posted 4/14/2008 8:12 PM (GMT -6)   
bananas, scrambled eggs, peanut butter, applesauce, low-fiber toast
24 years old
Diagnosed with UC March 2007; yet to go into complete remission
Asacol 4 tablets 3x/day
Rowasa (generic) - nightly; Canasa (1,000 mg) in the morning
Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri 2/day; Chewable multivitamin; Metamucil; Viactiv

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Sunday, April 22, 2018 4:50 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,954,163 posts in 324,087 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 162142 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, janetcambridge1236789.
233 Guest(s), 3 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
fishface, PA_grandma, Crazyick