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Table 3 Adverse Effects

From: Modified Atkins diet in advanced malignancies - final results of a safety and feasibility trial within the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Adverse Effects n = 11 Number of patients Percentage
Weight loss 8 73 %
Hyperuricemia 7 64 %
Hyperlipidemia 2 18 %
Pedal edema 2 18 %
Anemia 2 18 %
Halitosis 2 18 %
Pruritus 2 18 %
Hypoglycemia 2 18 %
Hyperkalemia 2 18 %
Hypokalemia 2 18 %
Hypomagnesemia 2 18 %
Flu-like symptoms/fatigue 2 18 %