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What You Need To Know About Sucrose Intolerance

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Sucrose Intolerance is more common than you think. Children with Sucrose Intolerance face some unique challenges related to their cognitive and emotional development. Is it time to talk to your doctor about Sucrose Intolerance?

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What is Sucrose Intolerance caused by Congenital Sucrase-Isomaltase Deficiency (CSID)?

Many fruits and vegetables. Baked goods. Cereals. Pizza. Hot dogs. For kids with a rare inherited disorder that causes sugar intolerance, called Congenital Sucrase-Isomaltase Deficiency (CSID), eating these foods results with some fairly unpleasant consequences.

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CSID intestine

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CSID intestine

Helping children cope with CSID

Learn how to help your child cope with their disorder. Choose from the below to find out more.

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What are the Signs and Symptoms?

Is your child experiencing all or any of the following symptoms: chronic diarrhea, chronic abdominal pain, and gassiness? Take the quiz to find out if they have signs of CSID.

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Kids eat a lot of carbohydrates

Approximate daily total carbohydrates consumed by children; most require enzyme digestion in the small intestine by sucrase-isomaltase and maltase-glucoamylase.

Kids eat a lot of carbs

Kids eat a lot of carbohydrates

Approximate daily total carbohydrates consumed by children; most require enzyme digestion in the small intestine by sucrase-isomaltase and maltase-glucoamylase.

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Sucrose Intolerance is more common than you think.