fructose malabsorption

What foods should be avoided by people with fructose malabsorption?

Foods that should be avoided by people with fructose malabsorption include: Foods and beverages containing greater than 0.5 g fructose in excess of glucose per 100 g…

fodmaps intestinal absorption

FODMAPs and intestinal absorption

Some FODMAPs, such as fructose, are readily absorbed in the small intestine of humans via GLUT receptors. Absorption thus depends on the appropriate expression and delivery of…

What is Fructose Malabsorption

What is Fructose Malabsorption?

Fructose Malabsorption Fructose malabsorption is a digestive disorder in which absorption of fructose is impaired by deficient fructose carriers in the small intestine’s enterocytes. This results in…

Typical uses of Hydrogen Breath Test

What are the Typical Uses of Hydrogen Breath Test?

Typical uses of the Hydrogen Breath Test Fructose or Lactose Malabsorption The patient takes a base reading of hydrogen levels in the breath. The patient is then…