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Doctor insights on: Phosphorated Carbohydrate Medication

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Eating at night syndrome. I can't stop my self from eating at night. I eat highly carbohydrate food and sugar. Any Medication to stop appetite.

Eating at night syndrome. I can't stop my self from eating at night. I eat highly carbohydrate food and sugar. Any Medication to stop appetite.

Yes actually: There are medications. For. Binge eating. And some lifestyle modification to help you. Talk to your physician about this ...Read more

Carbs (Definition)

Carbs is an abbreviation for carbohydrates. The human body breaks down carbohydrates into basic sugars such ...Read more


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How much carbs should a person with diabetes have daily. Which food must be completely avoided if both fasting and pp are high inspite of medications.

How much carbs should a person with diabetes have daily. Which food must be completely avoided if both fasting and pp are high inspite of medications.

Depends: In general, the less carb you take, the better off you are with diabetes. But a life totally without carb can be an unpleasant one. As to how much, it would depend on your lifestyle (how much exercise etc) and severity of your condition and thus you need to consult a dietitian re. Your diet. ...Read more

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Will depression medication help me avoid sugar and carbs?

Will depression medication help me avoid sugar and carbs?

Carbohydrate craving: Medication doesn't usually help with that. High levels of sugar and carbohydrates have been shown to affect mood so I would avoid excessive amounts of both of these in your diet. Exercise has been shown to help both depression and cravings for food. Work on a healthier diet and regular exercise with enough sleep as that should help. ...Read more

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Does the diabetic drug Invokana control carbs I eat as well as sugar?

Does the diabetic drug Invokana control carbs I eat as well as sugar?

Invokana: Invokana is fine and also free for the first 12 months.
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Controlling carbs is OK. Sugar is not! Please go to your pharmacy and look for over the counter for non-sugar sweeteners. The pharmacist can help you. ...Read more

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What do carbohydrates do in the body?

What do carbohydrates do in the body?

Energy: The breakdown of carbohydrates to simple sugars like glucose provides energy for the body to run. The body's metabolism runs on glucose. ...Read more

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What is the function of carbohydrates in our body?

Energy: Carbohydrates are broken down to be used for energy in the body. In their simplest form, glucose, they help produce energy for metabolism ...Read more

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If I can't eat carbohydrates what can I eat instead?

Among food: Groups, you can still eat proteins and fats. You can also eat leaf vegetables whose carbs are cellulose, which is non-digestable by humans. ...Read more

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What are healthy carbohydrates we should be eating a day?

What are healthy carbohydrates we should be eating a day?

Healthy carbs: Vegetables, leafy greens, and fruits are all healthy carbohydrates. You want to avoid too much sugar in one day, though --which means limiting very sweet fruits (papaya, bananas, pineapple, etc) to infrequent desserts only. Replace simple carbs like white breads, potatoes, & rice with more complex carbs like whole wheat (if you eat wheat) bread, brown rice, quinoa, sweet potatoes, etc. ...Read more

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Is there such a thing as general carbohydrate intolerance?

Diabetes?: Diabetes comes to mind. However I have a suspicion that your question is related to something else. If so, please describe your symptoms after eating carb. ...Read more

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What type of foods are considered as complex carbohydrates?

Non-refined carbs: Carbs tend to be divided into Complex and Refined. Complex carbohydrate sources, such as whole-grain breads, starchy vegetables and beans have a lower glycemic index because they take longer for your digestive system to break down. ...Read more

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How much carbohydrates in rice?

How much carbohydrates in rice?

White rice: 39 grams per cup, cooked. Http://caloriecount. About. Com/calories-uncle-bens-rice-white-long-i20045 Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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In hepatitis, why we give carbohydrates?

In hepatitis, why we give carbohydrates?

Well tolerated: Carbohydrates are easily digested without the help of bile salts and therefore, well tolerated. ...Read more

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Docs can you explain what is a carbohydrate?

What's a carb?: A carbohydrate is a source of energy for the body. The main parts of the body that use carbohydrates would be the brain, muscles and liver. Sources include fruit, vegetables and grains. ...Read more

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What is the amount of carbohydrates in rice?

45grams: One cup of rice serves 216 calories and 45 grams of carbohydrates ...Read more

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Do fats and carbohydrates influence prediabetes?

Do fats and carbohydrates influence prediabetes?

Possibly: The latest research has shown that diet and exercise and weight reduction are the biggest factors affecting pre-diabetes. There are some programs using a drug such as metformin in this condition. Best advice - keep your weight down and exercise regularly. Discuss the use of medication with your doctor if this does not do the whole job. ...Read more

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Are there any health risks of a zero carbohydrate diet?

Are there any health risks of a zero carbohydrate diet?

Plenty: A no carb diet is the extreme of a low carb diet. Carbs provide energy for daily activities including exercise. Fruits and vegetables are carbs and have an abundance of antioxidants. The bottom line is that most things taken o the extreme are not good. The body, at least for the long term, is about balance. ...Read more

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What is the daily allowance of carbohydrates on a diet?

What is the daily allowance of carbohydrates on a diet?

Unnecessary: The food for man was already here when we arrived on earth. Carbohydrates are in simple form as in so much man made food. Complex carbohydrates occur in fresh fruit and vegetables and you do not have to consider the allowance. Eat fewer calories and maintain fitness. ...Read more

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How do I count carbohydrate grams for diabetes control?

How do I count carbohydrate grams for diabetes control?

Hard takes effort: You need to read labels of the foods and calculate by the portion you have eaten. For fodd without labels there are books just for carb counting. After doing a lot it will become second nature! Good luck! ...Read more

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How many carbohydrates are there in a bag of baby carrots?

How many carbohydrates are there in a bag of baby carrots?

Depends upon Size: The amount of carrots is the determing factor. The carb amount should be listed on the bag if store bought. ...Read more

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What is a soluble carbohydrate? Aren't they all soluable?

Biochem 101: Some carbohydrates are soluble in water. Examples are glucose, fructose, and sucrose. You have probably heard of these- they are often added to processed food.

Some carbohydrates are not soluble. Some are not even digestable! Think about celery. When you chop it up, what is it made of? Can it dissolve in water? Some large-sized carbohydrate molecules from plants are not be soluble. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat carbohydrates if I am trying to lose weight?

Is it ok to eat carbohydrates if I am trying to lose weight?

Yes, in moderation: Make half your meal vegetables and fruits. Go for variety. And keep in mind that potatoes and french fries don't count. Choose whole grains & limit refined grains. Pick the healthiest sources of protein. Drink lots of water. Stay active. Check out http://www. Sparkpeople. Com or http://www. Myfitnesspal. Com. They offers nutrition, health, and fitness tools, support, and resources that are 100% free. ...Read more

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What's the main difference between glucose and a carbohydrate?

What's the main difference between glucose and a carbohydrate?

The same: Glucose is a monosaccharide, a simple sugar. Any sugar or starch is considered a carbohydrate. Carbohydrates can be more complex, like in pasta. They can be less complex like the disaccharide found in milk, which is lactose (composed of glucose and galactose), as another example. ...Read more

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What are the other types of carbohydrates besides saccharides?

What are the other types of carbohydrates besides saccharides?

Basics: Mono, di and polysaccharides.
Eg. Of monosaccharides: glucose, fructose, and galactose

eg. Of disaccharides: sucrose = (glucose + fructose); lactose = (glucose + galactose); maltose = (glucose + glucose).

Simple carbohydrates: (mono and disaccharides). Complex carbohydrates: (starch, fiber, eg. Of polysaccharides: starch/glycogen
fiber (non-digestible polysaccharide). ...Read more

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How much energy do you get from fat as opposed to carbohydrates?

Caloric energy: 9 calories per gram of fat and 4 calories per gram of carbohydrate. ...Read more

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Are all fruits a complex carbohydrate? Can you share some sources?

Glycemic index.: That to which you infer is the glycemic index, which is an indicator of the simplicity of a carbohydrate source. Bananas have a high GI, and behave more like a simple sugar. Apples, blueberries, cranberries and strawberries have a low GI, behaving more like complex carbohydrates. ...Read more

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