What is Genotype Diet?

Category: Nutrition/Diets


The Genotype diet is a diet based upon family history and blood type, as well as simple diagnostic tools like fingerprint analysis and measurement of jaw angle. Its aim is to customize a diet that is optimal for a person's genetic disposition.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Weight gain 2 1
Bipolar manic episodes 1 1
Increased appetite 1 1
Inflammation 1 1
Weight loss 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 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Genotype Diet

Side effect Patients
Bipolar depressive episodes 1
Increased appetite 1
Loss of energy 1

Why patients stopped taking Genotype Diet

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
See all 2 patients who've stopped using Genotype Diet


Stopped using Genotype Diet

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
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
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Genotype Diet.