by Cora j lewis

Please name foods acceptable for “ clear liquid diet”


Joanne Perez, MS, RDN, LD

The following items are acceptable if you are put on a clear liquid diet: *Water (plain, carbonated or flavored) *Fruit juices without pulp, such as apple or white grape juice *Fruit-flavored beverages, such lemonade *Carbonated drinks, including dark sodas (cola and root beer) *Gelatin (no red) *Tea or coffee without milk or cream *Strained tomato or vegetable juice *Sports drinks(no red) *Clear, fat-free broth (bouillon or consomme) *Honey *Ice pops without milk, bits of fruit, seeds or nuts (no red)

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