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What are the treatment options for fructose intolerance?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Fructose intolerance can be managed with a fructose-free diet. You should avoid foods that contain fructose, sorbitol (an artificial sugar that converts to fructose in your body), and sucrose (table sugar). High fructose corn syrup is in many foods, so read labels carefully to identify hidden ingredients in foods.

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