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feta cheese lactose intolerance

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Less need: In terms of concentration, there is less lactose in cheese than in milk.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Lactase tablets: If you cannot avoid milk or cream cheese, try taking lactase tablets just before eating them. Lactose-free milk is also available in stores.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: Any cheese you buy should be devoid of carbohydrate, but your lucky: swiss, chedder, colby, provolone, parmesgan, romano, etc. Avoid american processe ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Novick
42 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Don't test the food: Actually most cheeses have a lot of lactose...But you can look for lactose free cheeses now..Some lactose intolerant people can eat small amounts of h ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Simple vs Docs offic: Some cheeses like sharp cheddar are very low in lactose while others (spreads, dips )have more.If you drink a lot of milk or eat a bunch of ice cream ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No/yes: The actual taste that comes about in making cheeses relies on germ action that digests/breaks down the lactose in the cheese. The action of various ge ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Yes: That is a possibility- there are other possibilities as well. Was this a first time occurence or does it occur repeatedly with ingestion of milk and d ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Yes: The hydrogen breath test is administered by pediatric gastroenterologists to diagnose lactose intolerance in children.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Avoidance: of dairy/dairy products for now, get evaluated by a gastroenterologist/allergist if you have access to care, doesn't sound like just lactose intoleran ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Heart burn: isn't caused by lactose, rather by fats in dairy, or any other fats, caffeinated beverages, etc .. Lactose intolerance causes flatulence, diarrhoea, i ... Read More
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