I think I got glutenized. Anything I can do? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
Old 07-14-2012, 09:26 AM - Thread Starter
VTmamadownsouth's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Vermont
Posts: 118
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

I have a pretty strong gluten sensativity.  I've never been tested so I don't know if it's allergy vs. sensativity vs. celiac, but through an elimination diet I do know for 100% that I cannot tolerate it.  I have GI symptoms to start and within a day severe headaches, fatigue and depressive slumps.


I just ate some soup that I'm afraid was made with vegetable base that contains wheat.  My first clue is an upset tummy.  Haven't had any of the other signs yet except for an itchy nose, which I've never associated with gluten exposure before, but it could be new (I'm also 16 weeks pregnant).


Have any of you ever been able to do anything after getting glutenized to mitigate the symptoms in advance?  I seriously tried to vomit hoping to get rid of it before it got any worse because tomorrow I know I'll feel SOOOOO bad, but had no luck.


Thanks in advance for any suggestions.

Humbly parenting Abraham (1/08), learning to be gentle and creative.  At least I got a good man to hold my hand.  Married to Ben (8/06). 

VTmamadownsouth is offline  
Sponsored Links
Old 07-14-2012, 10:02 AM
fruitfulmomma's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Between the Rockies and a Flat Place
Posts: 4,198
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 21 Post(s)

you might try getting some enzyemes from a natural foods store that are formulated for gluten digestion. you aresupposed to take with the food so not sure if they would help now but maybe.

fruitfulmomma is offline  

User Tag List

Thread Tools

Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off