These documents are part of the ACI Diet Specifications for Adult Inpatients. They are not to be used for patient education.
A diet without any grapefruit or grapefruit products.
A diet low in iodine (<50µg/day) to promote maximal uptake of radioiodine (131I) for diagnosis and/or treatment of thyroid cancer.
To prevent adverse reactions such as severe headache, tachycardia and hypertension in patients taking monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) medications by restricting the tyramine content of the diet.
A guide for patients to reduce iodine in their diet which may help increase their body’s uptake of the radioactive iodine.