Top
10
Doctor insights on: Frozen Yogurt Lactose Intolerance

Share
1

1
Am substituting cheese, frozen ices and yogurt. Could this cause lactose intolerance?

Am substituting cheese, frozen ices and yogurt. Could this cause lactose intolerance?

Yes.: Any cheese you buy should be devoid of carbohydrate, but your lucky: swiss, chedder, colby, provolone, parmesgan, romano, etc. Avoid american processed chees. (read the lable-carbs which are lactose). Frozen ices and most yogurts contain lactose. Greek and middle eastern style yogurts may contain little to none. But check the carbs-lactose, unless sweetened with corn syrup & dextrose. ...Read more

Dr. Bhavin Patel
388 doctors shared insights

Lactose Intolerance (Definition)

Lactose is a type of sugar found in milk and other dairy products. Lactose intolerance develops when the small intestine does not make enough of an enzyme called lactase. The body needs this enzyme to digest lactose. This is not a milk allergy, but instead an intolerance with gastrointestinal symptoms of crampy abdominal pain, gassiness and diarrhea worse with increasing ...Read more


2

2
Can you be tested for lactose intolerance to yogurt?

Can you be tested for lactose intolerance to yogurt?

You can do it @home: Just eat a small amount and see if you get symptoms..If you do try lactaid products. ...Read more

3

3
With lactose intolerance, will I get sick from consuming some dairy yogurt?

With lactose intolerance, will I get sick from consuming some dairy yogurt?

Most likely: If you are lactose intolerant, you will most likely develop symptoms after eating yogurt that contains lactose. ...Read more

4

4
Which form of yogurt has the least amount of lactose? I love greek yogurt; if i suspect lactose intolerance, can I eat it?

None of them: Yogurt does not have lactose in it (or at least not a considerable amount). This is because it is made with bacteria cultures, which feed on the lactose to make acids which turn milk into yogurt. Yogurt does not cure lactose intolerance (there is no cure). However, lactose intolerant people can eat yogurt with no problems. ...Read more

5

5
Why does lactose intolerance increase with age? If I am lactose sensitive, when is the time of day at which I should eat yogurt to keep healthy?

Why does lactose intolerance increase with age? If I am lactose sensitive, when is the time of day at which I should eat yogurt to keep healthy?

Not needed: The nordic people mastered animal husbandry and keep their lactase for the entire life. For the rest of the people , lactase is deleted at various ages since it is not an essential enzyme. In fact , human is likely the only mammal still drinking milk after infancy. ...Read more

6

6
How long does it typically take for people with lactose intolerance to feel sick after drinking milk or eating yogurt?

Varies: The time for symptoms to develop varies, but usually not immediate...More often these symptoms occur hours after ingestion. ...Read more

7

7
For partial lactose intolerance, is there a website or other resource that tells how much lactose remains in various brands and flavors of yogurt?

For partial lactose intolerance, is there a website or other resource that tells how much lactose remains in various brands and flavors of yogurt?

See Below: In General Greek yogurt has less lactose than regular but I am not aware of any website that compares them. You can buy liquid lactase on Amazon and stir it into yogurt and 24 hours later most if not all of the lactose will be gone. ...Read more

8

8
What are symptoms of lactose intolerance? Consumed cheese, yogurt, or milk, she complains of terrible stomach pains

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 dairy products.? Try doing without milk and dairy for a week or two and see what happens. A specialist can do testing for lactose intolerance if you want to be sure. ...Read more

9

9
Why do I get a stomach ache when i eat greek yogurt? Does that mean I have lactose intolerance? Can it be because of the live culture and probiotics

Why do I get a stomach ache when i eat greek yogurt? Does that mean I have lactose intolerance?  Can it be because of the live culture and probiotics

It's possible: Call your discuss to discuss this. Or eliminate all dairies &see what happens but remember that you will need something to substitute it so you get enough calcium. ...Read more

10

10
Is lactose intolerance painful?

Is lactose intolerance painful?

It can be: Depending on the severity of your lactose intolerance and how much dairy products you consume without lactaid support, you may have periods of abdominal discomfort/ pain. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

Lactose (Definition)

Found in milk. Lactose is a large sugar molecule that is made up of two smaller sugar molecules, glucose and galactose. In order for lactose to be absorbed from the intestine and into the body, it must first be split into glucose and galactose. The glucose and galactose are then absorbed by the cells lining the small intestine. The enzyme that splits lactose into glucose ...Read more


Freezing (Definition)

Freezing is to mean turning liquid into solid form by lowering the temperature. Water begins to freeze at 32 degree f or 0 degree celsius. Freezing reduces the movement of the substance/object--solid. Also commonly used in daily communication--police says to a perpetraitor "freeze" and hopefully the bad boy/girl stays solid/still (just for fun :-)). Have ...Read more