Is Lettuce a Trigger??

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

mikecox
New Member


Date Joined May 2011
Total Posts : 2
   Posted 5/31/2011 5:01 PM (GMT -6)   
I did a search on Lettuce but the finds were across the board; not specific to GERD. I wonder if searches can be forum specific; kept within the forum your in.

Now, my question.

Is lettuce a trigger? Or are certain kinds of Lettuce triggers.

I love salads but I just put myself on a strict GERD diet; because Omeprazole, 40mg, twice a day, isn't working for me. But I don't don't see Lettuce on any lists; good or bad.

couchtater
Elite Member


Date Joined Jul 2009
Total Posts : 14475
   Posted 5/31/2011 5:11 PM (GMT -6)   
I never had any trouble with lettuce.
Joy

mikecox
New Member


Date Joined May 2011
Total Posts : 2
   Posted 5/31/2011 5:44 PM (GMT -6)   
Good to hear; thanks
Make it a good day.

Michael
"The only normal people are the ones you don't know very well."
Joe Ancis

mudmagnetmum
Veteran Member


Date Joined Apr 2011
Total Posts : 1604
   Posted 6/1/2011 7:07 AM (GMT -6)   
My sister finds lettuce gives her indigestion, but it depends what she has it with. It's either better with bread or worse with bread, can't remember what her trigger situation is but I know she has to be careful with it!
New stuff: GERD. Interstitial Cystitis
Lifelong stuff: Food allergies, eczema, asthma

stkitt
Elite Member


Date Joined Apr 2007
Total Posts : 32602
   Posted 6/1/2011 3:21 PM (GMT -6)   
Wonder if you are putting any dressing on the lettuce like in a salad ?
 
Kindly,
Kitt
~~Kitt~~
Moderator: Anxiety/Panic, Osteoarthritis, GERD/Heartburn and Heart/Cardiovascular Disease.
www.healingwell.com

"If you can't change the world, change your world"

Post Edited (stkitt) : 6/3/2011 7:44:49 AM (GMT-6)


Alcie
Veteran Member


Date Joined Oct 2009
Total Posts : 5028
   Posted 6/2/2011 8:52 PM (GMT -6)   
Bread is a trigger for me. Some people do have allergies to lettuce, but you'd have to try lettuce alone. If you think you have a true allergy to lettuce - throat swelling, etc, don't do it without the OK of an allergist!
Alcie
 
 
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Saturday, September 22, 2018 5:20 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 3,005,737 posts in 329,257 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 161800 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, Envsciguy.
268 Guest(s), 6 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
pasayten, cooperjim, Sunflowergrl, Hoda, NotQuiteAntonio, (Seashell)