What is Fructose Breath Test?

Category: Procedures


The Fructose Breath Test is a non-invasive test to determine if a patient is not absorbing fructose correctly. Fructose is a common sugar and major component in Western diets. The test measures the amount of hydrogen in a patient's breath, and indicator of fructose malabsorption.

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Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Fructose Breath Test

Side effect Patients Percentage
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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