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
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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Sugar free diet

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Sugar free diet

Dosage Patients
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
5 - 10 years 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 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
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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