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Carbohydrate Intolerance

Carbohydrate Intolerance

Carbohydrate intolerance is the inability to digest certain carbohydrates due to a lack of one or more intestinal enzymes. Enzymes play an important role in breaking down carbohydrates into forms that can pass through the intestine and be used by the body. When these enzymes are inadequate, the result is carbohydrate intolerance. People with carbohydrate intolerance usually can't tolerate simple sugars or gluten containing products. The most common carbohydrates that cause problems are breads, pastas, and cereals. Read more...