Originally Posted by scorbett1103
Yes, you go by net carbs (total carbs minus dietary fiber). 8g or less is unrestricted, 9g-16g is restricted, 17g is very restricted.
Alternatives should also be under 200 calories, less than 30% total calories from fat, and at least 12-15g protein.
Originally Posted by ragdoll74
Those two actually are ok, but should be treated as a restricted item.
I'm pretty sure they don't meet the guidelines, even for restricted. I've quoted Scorbett as a resource, but I know I've seen the info from others on here too.
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