What is Alkaline Diet?

Category: Nutrition/Diets

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

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

Purpose
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Perceived effectiveness
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Purpose
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects of Alkaline Diet

Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
2

Commonly reported side effects, conditions, and hospitalizations associated with Alkaline Diet

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Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently using Alkaline Diet)
Dosage
daily
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1
Dosage
1 other daily
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1
Dosage
1 other three times daily
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1
Why Patients Stopped Using Alkaline Diet (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason
Other
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1
See all 1 patient who’ve stopped using Alkaline Diet

Duration

Currently Using Alkaline Diet
Duration
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0-1 month
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Duration
1-3 months
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Duration
3-6 months
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Duration
6 months-1 year
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1
Duration
1-2 years
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0
Duration
2 years or more
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1
Stopped Using Alkaline Diet
Duration
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Duration
0-1 month
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Duration
1-3 months
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Duration
3-6 months
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1
Duration
6 months-1 year
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Duration
1-2 years
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Duration
2 years or more
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Adherence


Always
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1
33%
Usually
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2
67%
Sometimes
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0
0%
Never taken as prescribed
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0%

Burden


Very hard to take
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0
0%
Somewhat hard to take
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1
33%
A little hard to take
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1
33%
Not at all hard to take
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1
33%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
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0%
Cost per month
$100-199
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0%
Cost per month
$50-99
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33%
Cost per month
$25-49
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0%
Cost per month
< $25
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33%
Cost per month
Not specified
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1
33%
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1 patient evaluation for Alkaline Diet

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

See cpt_c_pike's full Alkaline Diet history

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
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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