02-07-2010, 09:16 PM   #1
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can i eat shellfish?

Like crab, shrimp, lobster?? Those are the main ones I like
Diagnosis: Jan 2010
Meds: humira 40 mg
Surgery: 2 1/2 ft of small intestine & colon removed...the illeum. Ileostomy (Jun 2010 - March 2010).
02-07-2010, 09:44 PM   #2
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Dunno can u?

I eat prawns no problems
everyone is different
guess ul hav too experiment or ask ya gp
02-07-2010, 09:52 PM   #3
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I have no problems with them, but thats not to say someone wont.
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02-07-2010, 10:13 PM   #4
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I really don't think shellfish and Crohns have anything to do with each other. But, you never know.
I eat all of those with no problems.
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02-07-2010, 10:21 PM   #5
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I dont have a problem.. I love madagascan (sp?) prawns .. bigger the better
02-08-2010, 12:00 AM   #6
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There high in omega 3 aren't they?
And fish oil an omega 3 meant too help crohns
02-08-2010, 02:58 AM   #7
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I remove the shells first.

Shouldn't be a problem for most folks with Crohn's, unless you've got allergies.

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