View Full Version : So you can have as much carb free whipped cream as you want on the Atkins Diet?

08-03-2003, 09:09 PM
I just want to make sure cause I'm just starting the diet. So if I downed a whole can of it, thats still ok?

08-03-2003, 09:29 PM
Depends...what type of sweetener does it use? Some people are sensitive to aspartame and it kicks them out of ketosis.

08-03-2003, 09:55 PM
Cruz, yeah it has asapartme, but how do I know if I am sensitive to it? Thanks much love

08-03-2003, 10:32 PM
You will basically have to experiment for yourself! Once you know you are in ketosis, try having a few tablespoons and then check a an hour or two later to see if you are still in. If you are, then up the "dosage" ;) Some people arent sensitive at all (I am not sensitive to anything but carbs) whereas others are sensitive to the smallest amount. If you drink a lot of diet soda, then I am sure you probably wont be!! Good luck, let us know how it goes :D

08-04-2003, 12:52 AM
OK, but how do you know if you're in ketosis?? uno

Original Poster
08-04-2003, 06:04 AM
Mike, Do you train ?

If you do, I would like to encourage you to check out our keto section.


Atkin's is more for sedentary people.

A CKD is for athletes and people who train and want to keep training at a higher level while cutting.


08-04-2003, 11:26 AM
Agree with Chi town, Atkins is not for hard training bodybuilders.