Flaxseed capsules on keto

previous topic · next topic
Shabud

Joined: Feb 13
Posts: 57

      quote  
Posted: 08 Feb 2013, 06:51
I have got some 1000mg capsules and wonder if they are ok on keto diet. Also are vegan multivitamins good or bad ?
"What we do in life, echoes in eternity"
liv001

Joined: Oct 09
Posts: 676

      quote  
Posted: 08 Feb 2013, 09:21
I do the Atkins diet and not keto diet (although the Atkins diet is probably a keto diet of sorts)
but I do rarely think it is necessary to eat oil in capsules. You just add oils to foods. It is important to lessen the impact of carbs on your bloodsugar by adding generous amounts of fat (unless you are selecting fatty pieces of protein)
The only oil I would take in capsules would be fish oil as it has a high amount of DHA that is may be difficult to get naturally sometimes.
What are vegan mulitivitamins?
is that just vitamins where no animal sources are added (in the gelatin stuff) in which case I do not see a problem.
But if it is a vitamin that is composed of vitamins for someone who do not normally eat animal products - that may not be what you require right now.
I rarely see any need to take a lot of vitamins. I keep an eye on some minerals that may be important for low carbers
I do some D vitamin in the winter.
Shabud

Joined: Feb 13
Posts: 57

      quote  
Posted: 08 Feb 2013, 11:54
Thanks Liv. I got them as I feel terrible at the moment and thought it was the diet however I think I have picked up a cold virus on top (going round at work) so I thought I may need extra vitamins. I will leave them for now don't want to mess up my diet which I think is going very well. At least my clothes think so !
"What we do in life, echoes in eternity"
liv001

Joined: Oct 09
Posts: 676

      quote  
Posted: 08 Feb 2013, 14:11
Hope you feel better soon.
Did you go through that change into ketosis?
On the Atkins diet we call it the Atkins flu
It is just that transitioning into more effective ketosis burning as your glucose reserves are running dry.
You may feel somewhat groggy as this is happeneing
Shabud

Joined: Feb 13
Posts: 57

      quote  
Posted: 08 Feb 2013, 14:29
Yes I think it must be like Atkins flu. Think I am coming thru it now. Hope to feel better tomorrow Smile
"What we do in life, echoes in eternity"



Forum Search
Advanced forum search


Latest Posts

Plateau
Westcoastbroke, are those ostrich eggs that have 132 g of fat? A large chicken egg has 5 g of fat 6 grams protein and less than 1 carb.
by SeaRoyhill on 05 May 16 08:41 PM
A natural, energy-boosting extract that will change your body for the better
I found a way to help me tone while losing weight, and it's healthy for me. Dr.Oz even supports [url=http://tinyurl.com/Hottes... Forskolin is found in the roots of the coleus forskohlii plant, an ...
by Healthwiz on 05 May 16 04:00 PM
Losing Weight & Not Tryng To!
dablues wrote: ...my thyroid meds... In the future, when asking for diet advice, you might consider NOT omitting this non-trivial bit of info...
by jimmiepop on 05 May 16 12:08 PM
fitness devices
really no reply ?
by Saige18 on 05 May 16 08:49 AM
My Buddy
:badgrin: Today my best friend and I decided to start on a new adventure. We will work together and encourage each other to lose some weight. We have both gained weight and both ready to get healthy once ...
by kitten1960 on 04 May 16 12:01 PM