What is Modified Atkins diet?

Category: Nutrition/Diets


The modified Atkins diet is an alternative to the ketogenic diet that can help control seizures. The foods are very similar but there is no fluid or calorie restriction and although fats are strongly encouraged, there are no restrictions on proteins; and carbohydrate counts are monitored.

Side effects

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 Modified Atkins diet

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Modified Atkins diet

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Other 2
Personal research 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped using Modified Atkins diet


Stopped using Modified Atkins diet

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
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+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Modified Atkins diet.