Basic Diet Instructions DURING the FIRST Month after Bariatric Surgery

POSTOPERATIVE DIET – During the FIRST MONTH after surgery

FIRST WEEK : LIQUID TEXTURE, SMOOTH !

Premiere semaine liquide OCP

Breakfast

1 glass of milk or 1 coffee with milk or 1 low-fat milk chocolate

Snack around 10:00
½ plain yogurt or Actimel + ½ small pot of compote without added sugar

Lunch
Vegetable soup (100-150ml) + 1 mixed soft cheese (or 1 tablespoon of cottage cheese) or Vegetable soup (100-150ml) + 2 tablespoons of milk powder

Snack around 4 pm
1 liquid yogurt or 100 ml homemade milkshake or ½ ACTIMEL + ½ jar of sugar-free compote

Dinner
Vegetable soup (100-150ml) + 1 mixed soft cheese (or 1 tablespoon of cottage cheese) or Vegetable soup (100-150ml) + 2 tablespoons of milk powder

Evening Snack
1 glass of milk

SECOND AND THIRD WEEK: MIXED TEXTURE, consistency of a cottage cheese, NO pieces !

Breakfast
1 soft or liquid dairy (cottage cheese, yoghurt, milk, Swiss breakfast) or 1 coffee with mik or unsweetened milk chocolate + 2 lightly buttered crackers to dip or 2 biscuits type « Petit Beurre »

Snack around 10:00
1 yogurt +/- 1 compote without added sugar or homemade smoothie

Lunch
50 to 80g mixed meat or fish + 2c mashed potatoes + 2 tablespoons cooked mixed vegetables or mashed vegetables + 1 knob of butter or 1 teaspoon of olive oil. Ability to put 1 teaspoon of grated cheese, grated parmesan + herbs

Snack around 4 pm
1 soft or liquid dairy (cottage cheese, yoghurt, milk, petit-suisse) + 1 rusk or 1 handful of cornflakes type cereals

Dinner
50 to 80g mixed meat + puree or soup of vegetables and potatoes (2 tablespoons) + 1 teaspoon of Iso 4 oil or vegetable soup + 1 melted cheese + 1 mixed egg yolk

Evening Snack
1 soft or liquid dairy +/- 1 compote without added sugar

FOURTH WEEK: HACKED TEXTURE, well-cooked or tender foods

Breakfast
1 dairy (cottage cheese, yoghurt, milk, petit-suisse, soft cheese) or 1 coffee with milk or unsweetened milk chocolate + 2 buttered rusks or cracottes or 1 slice of buttered bread or the crumb of a slice of bread

Snack around 10:00
1 yogurt +/- 1 compote without added sugar

Lunch
½ cutlet of meat or minced fish or 1 egg shell (or scrambled) + 1 small potato or 1 tbsp of shells + vegetables cooked in pieces or mashed, peeled, seeded + ½ teaspoon of oil or fresh cream. Ability to put herbs, pesto (½ teaspoon) + 1 teaspoon of grated Comté cheese. Variation: cooked egg white mixed with mashed potatoes

Snack Around 4 pm
1 dairy (cottage cheese, yogurt, milk, petit-suisse, soft cheese) +/- ½ ripe or cooked fruit

Dinner
1 omelette egg with 1 melted cheese or ½ chopped steak + 2 tbsp of starch or 1 slice of bread or 2 tbsp of semolina, + 1 tbsp of vegetables cooked in pieces (peeled, seeded) + 1 tsp. olive oil

Evening Snack
1 dairy (cottage cheese, yoghurt, milk, petit-suisse, soft cheese) +/- 1 rusk or cracker or 20g of a slice of bread, +/- 1 compote or very ripe or cooked fruit

REMINDERS:

  • Eat gently, in small bites / sips. Do not force!
  • At each meal, think of adding a little fat: a teaspoon of oil (Iso 4 type, olive, rapeseed, sunflower, preferably), cream or a small knob of butter.
  • Drink between meals 30 minutes before or after, in small amounts. Objective: drink 1 liter of water a day.
  • Eat protein in priority: about 50 to 80g of meat or equivalent per meal and 3-4 dairy products per day. Then consume starchy foods (rice, rusks, semolina …) and last, if you are hungry, vegetables and fruits.
  • In case of By-Pass surgery, do not over sweeten foods and drinks!

Chew well your food and DO NOT FORCE.

AFTER THE FIRST MONTH

The diet becomes of normal texture, respecting splitting and small quantities.

© Dr. Bruto RANDONE in cooperation with the nutritionists of his team.

Dr. Bruto RANDONE

OBESITY SURGERY PARIS

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