Acid-Base calculator

The acid-base calculator allows the assessment of dietary effects on acid-base balance. Result: The calculated result indicates whether the sum of the selected foodstuffs exerts a base or acid effect. (Base effect = negative value, acid effect = positive value in milliequivalents [meq] related to the submitted amount). A table with values of frequently consumed foods and beverages (related to 100 g) is available here
Source: Remer und Manz (1995)