This is the issue that our patients are most worried about, but the majority of them have no difficulty in swallowing the balloon. If you have difficulty, your doctor may help you swallow the balloon with a thin wire. Your doctor can put in the balloon to your stomach in a few seconds with the help of this wire.
Elipse Balloon does not require endoscopy to extract like other balloons. When the balloon expire, its contents are emptied spontaneously and are excreted from the body through defecation.