What is Sugar free diet?

Category: Nutrition/Diets


A diet is a food plan of what a person eats. It may be modified to improve well being.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Inflammation 1 1
Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) 1 0
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 1 1
Non-diabetic hypoglycemia 1 0
Overeating 1 1
Overeating disorder 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Sugar free diet

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Sugar free diet

Dosage Patients
1 other three times daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Sugar free diet

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
Personal research 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped using Sugar free diet


Currently using Sugar free diet

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1

Stopped using Sugar free diet

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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1 patient evaluation for Sugar free diet

Mar 7, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for overeating)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for overeating disorder)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: Cravings stopped after a few days, but not motivated enough to keep it up, especially as it had no effect on the ME/CFS. Restricted social life too much.

  • 0 helpful marks
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