I Have a Feeding Tube

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    I Have A Gastrojejunostomy Tube - GJ Tube.

    I just got it put in. I was able to eat less and less due to a paralyzed stomach, and was aspirating contents that remained in my stomach for a long time. So far the tube is the best thing that has ever happened to me. I get medications through it as well as food and water...
    echoesofnowhere echoesofnowhere
    2 Responses Apr 12, 2013

    I have had a GJ tube

    for almost a year and recently (the past couple of weeks) it has been nothing but problematic. Whatever gets fed into the J part gets vented back out through the G part. I had everything checked and changed last Monday so we are pretty sure it isn't the tube itself...
    starasong starasong
    26-30, F
    Nov 24, 2014

    I Do Not But

    the kids i take care of do and i was hoping to find something to use to help control acid as it leaks from the stomach
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    1 Response Apr 5, 2012
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