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Fructose (Definition)

Fructose, or fruit sugar, is a simple monosaccharide found in many plants (fruits, vegetables, sugar cane and honey). Fructose is absorbed directly into the bloodstream during digestion. Since 1970 high fructose corn syrup has been increasingly used in the food industry. Excess fructose consumption has been linked to Insulin resistance, obesity, metabolic ...Read more


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Can i not eat fruit if I have a fructose intolerance?

Can i not eat fruit if I have a fructose intolerance?

Many: You can still eat fruit. You just have to limit how much fruit you eat. And specifically you should limit fruits high in fructose (apples, pears, mango, watermelon). Only you will know what your "limit" is, and most people learn through trial and error. ...Read more

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Can low stomach acid cause acquired fructose intolerance?

Can low stomach acid cause acquired fructose intolerance?

No.: Carb intolerances are from the intestinal enzyme deficiencies, not low stomach acid. ...Read more

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Which food with carbohydrates are easier to digest for people with fructose intolerance?

Avoid fruits: Fructose is the main sugar in fruits (which is how they came about the name).Milk products have lactose, and most starchy foods like potatoes have complex carbohydrates.If you just read labels and stay away from fructose and raw fruits, you should be fine. ...Read more

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Does taking OTC digestive enzymes with amylase and amyloglucosidase helps with fructose intolerance?

Does taking OTC digestive enzymes with amylase and amyloglucosidase helps with fructose intolerance?

Probably not: Amylase and amyloglucosidase (a type of amylase) break starches into sugars. Fructose itself is already a sugar. So, these two enzymes should not affect fructose intolerance. ...Read more

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Hi what to eat if you have lactose and fructose intolerance is any treatment available please reply thx..

Hi what to eat if you have lactose and fructose intolerance is any treatment available please reply thx..

Lactose Intolerance: Look for lactose free dairy products and consider lactaid pills. Schedule with a dietitian to discuss the sucrose intolerance. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have fructose intolerance?

How can I tell if I have fructose intolerance?

Symptoms/test.: This has symptoms like bloating, diarrhea and/or constipation, flatulence, and stomach pain. This has a diagnostic test called a hydrogen breath test and is the current test used for a clinical diagnosis. Fructose is given and, if not absorbes, is metabolized by bacteria that gives off hydrogen and methane. This is detected and anything higher than 12-15ppm is positive, typically 20ppm. ...Read more

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Can heredity fructose intolerance be diagnosed for the first time at 21?

Depends: It would be unusual but possible.The overlap of symptoms (cramps,loose stools, etc.) with other problems can make early diagnosis hard.Many kids just learn to avoid fructose by avoiding or limiting fruits or juices and this can limit symptoms and the likelihood of diagnosis. ...Read more

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How do I find out whether my 7 years old girl child has fructose intolerance or fruct. Malabsorption? (we don't have tests for both where i live.)

Unusual: Fructose intolerance is a rare disease and thus the odds are against your daughter having this condition. However if she has problem with fruits and fructose after ingestion, it will be the sign that she dose have this probleml. ...Read more