What is Alkaline Diet?

Category: Nutrition/Diets


An alkaline diet is a diet that emphasizes, to a varying degree, fresh fruit, vegetables, roots and tubers, nuts, and legumes.

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Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Alkaline Diet

Side effect Patients
Fatigue 1
Weight loss 1

Why patients stopped taking Alkaline Diet

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Reason Patients
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Stopped using Alkaline Diet

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2
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1 patient evaluation for Alkaline Diet

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Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:

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Mar 31, 2011 (Started Nov 03, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Support nutritional health)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Fatigue, Weight loss)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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