Anyone know of an online phe counter?

Anyone know of an online phe counter?

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Anyone know of an online phe counter?

October 1, 2009 in Uncategorized

I was wondering if anyone knew of an online database for looking up the amount of phe in foods. I was thinking if there isn't one there should be. Anyone heard of anything like that?

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  1. Registered: Mar 1, 2008

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    Ithaca, New York

    Yeah, I think so. a couple of years ago, I was in a nutrition science class and used one. I will look through my class notes ( assuming I still have them ) and see if I can find a reference for it.

    in the mean time, here is a good resource if you have a palm pilot or some device that has Palm OS 5.2.1 or better on it. http://www.myspecialdiet.com/Shop/Detail.aspx?p=44

  2. Registered: Mar 1, 2008

    Posts: 0

    Ithaca, New York

    I just had a thought. If you have a current food list and know a little about Excel or speedsheets, you could created your own spreadsheet to calculate nutrient values for your food. I admit, this might sound like a lot of work in the beginning, but in the end, you will have a quick reference that you can play with to calculate the food values for any given measurement of food.

  3. Registered: May 7, 2009

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    New Westminster, British Columbia

    Chris;
    Hey thanks so much for this site … On it I can calculate all the lowest phe foods…..I am going to clinic on the 13th I am going to tell them about it!

  4. Registered: Jul 22, 2009

    Posts: 0

    Fairhaven, Massachusetts

    http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/

    This is the USDA database. It is hard to search but it has some of the basic foods and their phenylalanine content.

    I am hoping something will come out soon. We have the old PKULife software that is no longer made. We still use it but having something online would be even better! Stephanie

  5. Registered: Oct 26, 2009

    Posts: 0

    , Arkansas

    hey hon..i have a phe for three book that has all that information..im not sure if it is still available..if not i can try to make copies for you…it has the phe intake and how many calories and so forth…its really nice to have..by the way, im stacy, 28, i have pku

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