Dismiss Notice
Welcome to MiniMins! Be sure to check out our complete listing of diets on the front page including Slimming World, Exante, Weight Watchers, Cambridge Weight Plan, Herbalife, and hundreds more.

Antibiotics on SS

Discussion in 'Cambridge Weight Plan' started by Sarah M, 10 September 2007 Social URL.

  1. Sarah M

    Sarah M Getting the hang of this

    Posts:
    280
    Likes Received:
    19
    Hiya All,

    Im on day 8 today and have been feeling really poorly over the weekend, i think i may have a ear and throat infection, i have a doctors appointment later today and i think i may get a course of antibiotics, so my question is, on most antibiotics they say to take with or after food, so can these then be taken with shakes or do i need to eat something?

    xx
     
  2. Avatar

    MiniMins.com Matched Content

  3. icemoose

    icemoose The Diet Guy

    Posts:
    4,558
    Likes Received:
    333
    Diet:
    Don't diet anymore!
    You need to check with your GP but usually I put people on 1200 while on antibiotics but up to your GP so make sure you check.

    Mike
     
  4. Sarah M

    Sarah M Getting the hang of this

    Posts:
    280
    Likes Received:
    19
    Fingers crossed the doctor lets me continue (if he does give me the antibiotics) i would be gutted to have to move that far up after 8 days SS :(
     
  5. SteveM

    SteveM Silver Member

    Posts:
    509
    Likes Received:
    51
    Sarah,

    I am on antibiotics at the moment - Flucloxacillin - and am still SS. Flucloxacillin is for treating various types of infection and are to be taken at least an hour before food or on an empty stomach. I verified with the doctor and pharmacist that they would be okay for me on SS and they said yes as long as they were taken at least 1 hour before a shake/bar and at least 2 hours after a shake/bar. Has taken some organising, but it is working out. It is also okay to drink water with them.

    I have an upset stomach, but that is a listed side effect, so it is not caused by me SSing or anything. I am still in ketosis too.

    Steve
     
  6. Sarah M

    Sarah M Getting the hang of this

    Posts:
    280
    Likes Received:
    19
    Thanks Steve, thats reassured me, the last thing i wanted to do was to have to start SS all over again, I'll wait and see what the doctor says, i have my fingers crossed already!
     
  7. Sarah M

    Sarah M Getting the hang of this

    Posts:
    280
    Likes Received:
    19
    Well the Doctor has said its fine, as long as i either have 4 shakes or split my packs into 4 (as i have to take 4 tablets a day) yippie, im so happy i dont have to stop SS, I think it would have been so hard to restart if i had introduced food. xx
     
Popular Forums
  1. MiniMins.com is a weight loss support community helping each other on their weight loss journey. We have a multitude of forums, from Slimming World and Exante, to Success Stories. Click the logo at the top right to return to the forum home page at any time.
Loading...