Could LACTAID® Products Be Right for You?

Take The Lactose Intolerance Test

 

Answer the following questions to determine if LACTAID® milk or LACTAID® products might be right for you.

 

1. What is your age?

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  • <4 years
  • 4-18
  • >18 years

 

2. What is your ethnicity?

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  • Caucasian
  • Asian
  • Hispanic
  • Black
  • Aboriginal
  • Other

 

3. When you consume dairy foods or beverages, which of the following symptoms do you experience? Select all that apply.

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  • Bloating
  • Intestinal “rumbling”
  • Nausea
  • Flatulence (“gas”)
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

 

4. How soon after you consume dairy products do you experience discomfort?

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  • 30 minutes
  • 1 hour
  • 2 hours
  • 4 or more hours

 

5. Do your symptoms increase when you consume larger amounts of dairy products?

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  • Yes
  • No

Submit


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Could LACTAID® Products Be Right for You?

Yes, LACTAID® products may be right for you!

LACTAID® products may not be right for you.

In Canada, about 1 million women and 400,000 men suffer from the symptoms of lactose intolerance. Worldwide, over 250 million people worldwide are lactose intolerant and experience uncomfortable symptoms including gas, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea when they consume dairy products. This is because they lack sufficient amounts of the enzyme, lactase, which breaks down the lactose (sugar) in milk. But by using LACTAID® products and drinking LACTAID® lactose-reduced milk, you can go ahead and enjoy dairy again!

You are not alone. Over 90% of Asian people are lactose intolerant and experience uncomfortable symptoms including gas, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea when they consume dairy products. This is because they lack sufficient amounts of the enzyme, lactase, which breaks down the lactose (sugar) in milk. But by using LACTAID® products and drinking LACTAID® lactose-reduced milk, you can go ahead and enjoy dairy again!

You are not alone. Up to 53% of Hispanic people are lactose intolerant and experience uncomfortable symptoms including gas, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea when they consume dairy products. This is because they lack sufficient amounts of the enzyme, lactase, which breaks down the lactose (sugar) in milk. But by using LACTAID® products and drinking LACTAID® lactose-reduced milk, you can go ahead and enjoy dairy again!

You are not alone. About 80% of Black people are lactose intolerant and experience uncomfortable symptoms including gas, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea when they consume dairy products. This is because they lack sufficient amounts of the enzyme, lactase, which breaks down the lactose (sugar) in milk. But by using LACTAID® products and drinking LACTAID® lactose-reduced milk, you can go ahead and enjoy dairy again!

You are not alone. An estimated 62 to 100% of aboriginal peoples are lactose intolerant and experience uncomfortable symptoms including gas, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea when they consume dairy products. This is because they lack sufficient amounts of the enzyme, lactase, which breaks down the lactose (sugar) in milk. But by using LACTAID® products and drinking LACTAID® lactose-reduced milk, you can go ahead and enjoy dairy again!

You may not be lactose intolerant, but if you experience intestinal discomfort after consuming dairy products, talk to your health care provider.

LACTAID® tablets, caplets, or drops, and lactose-reduced milk are designed for individuals who have difficulty digesting the milk sugar, lactose. This leads to uncomfortable intestinal symptoms, such as gas, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea when these people consume dairy products.

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