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200 Foods Lowest in Lysine

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2100mg Lysine = 100% RDI
  1. Table Salt
    0mg in 1 tsp
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  2. Apple Cider Vinegar
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  3. Beef Tallow
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  4. Thousand Island
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  5. Rice Bran Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  6. Wheat Germ Oil
    0mg in 1 tsp
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  7. Peanut Oil
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  8. Soybean Oil
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  9. Coconut Oil
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  10. Olive Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  11. Palm Oil
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  12. Sesame Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  13. Cocoa Butter
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  14. Cottonseed Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  15. Palm Kernel Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  16. Poppyseed Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  17. Tomatoseed Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  18. Teaseed Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  19. Grapeseed Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  20. Corn Oil
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  21. Mutton Tallow
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  22. Walnut Oil
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  23. Almond Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  24. Apricot Kernel Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  25. Hazelnut Oil
    0mg in 1 tablespoon
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  26. Rendered Chicken Fat
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  27. Shortening
    0mg in 1 tbsp
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  28. Beer
    0mg in 1 can
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  29. Light Beer
    0mg in 1 can or bottle (12 fl oz)
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  30. Gin
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  31. Rum
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  32. Vodka
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  33. Club Soda
    0mg in 1 can or bottle (16 fl oz)
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  34. Cream Soda
    0mg in 1 can or bottle (16 fl oz)
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  35. Grape Soda
    0mg in 1 can or bottle (12 fl oz)
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  36. Orange Soda
    0mg in 1 can or bottle (16 fl oz)
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  37. Pepper Soda
    0mg in 1 can or bottle (16 fl oz)
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  38. Tonic Water
    0mg in 1 can or bottle (16 fl oz)
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  39. Tea Black Brewed Prepared With Tap Water Decaffeinated
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  40. Black Tea
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  41. Water Bottled Perrier
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  42. Water Bottled Poland Spring
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  43. 94 Proof Liquor
    0mg in 1 (1/2) fl oz
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  44. 100 Proof Liquor
    0mg in 1 (1/2) fl oz
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  45. Tea Black Brewed Prepared With Distilled Water
    0mg in 1 fl oz
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  46. 86 Proof Liquor
    0mg in 1 Jigger 1.5 fl oz
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  47. 90 Proof Liquor
    0mg in 1 (1/2) fl oz
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  48. Peppermint
    0mg in 2 leaves
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  49. Spearmint
    0mg in 2 leaves
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  50. Tea Instant Lemon With Added Ascorbic Acid
    1mg in 1 serving (3 heaping tsp)
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  51. Low Sodium Sweet Pickles
    1mg in 1 slice
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  52. Coffee Instant Regular Powder
    1mg in 1 tsp
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  53. Rosemary
    1mg in 1 tsp
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  54. Thyme (Fresh)
    1mg in 1 tsp
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  55. Hot Sauce
    1mg in 1 tsp
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  56. Ginger
    1mg in 1 tsp
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  57. Coffee Instant With Chicory
    1mg in 1 tsp, rounded
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  58. Longans
    1mg in 1 fruit without refuse
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  59. Coffee Instant Decaffeinated Powder
    2mg in 1 tsp rounded
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  60. Orange Drink Breakfast Type With Juice And Pulp Frozen Concentrate
    2mg in 1 fl oz
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  61. Dried Chives
    2mg in 1 tbsp
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  62. Decaf Coffee
    2mg in 1 cup (8 fl oz)
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  63. Coffee
    2mg in 1 cup (8 fl oz)
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  64. Sweet Pickled Relish
    2mg in 1 tbsp
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  65. Dill
    2mg in 5 sprigs
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  66. Whipped Butter (Salted)
    3mg in 1 pat (1 Inch sq, 1/3 Inch high)
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  67. Tabasco Sauce
    3mg in 1 tsp
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  68. Italian Salad Dressing
    3mg in 1 tablespoon
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  69. Basil
    3mg in 5 leaves
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  70. Ghee (Clarified Butter)
    3mg in 1 tbsp
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  71. Dried Longans
    3mg in 1 fruit
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  72. Margarine
    3mg in 1 tsp
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  73. Salted Butter
    3mg in 1 pat (1 Inch sq, 1/3 Inch high)
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  74. Olives
    4mg in 3 olives
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  75. Ketchup
    4mg in 1 tbsp
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  76. Low Sodium Ketchup
    4mg in 1 tbsp
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  77. Clam And Tomato Juice Canned
    4mg in 1 fl oz
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  78. Dried Spearmint
    4mg in 1 tsp
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  79. Ground Ginger
    4mg in 1 tsp
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  80. Celtuce
    4mg in 1 leaf
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  81. Dried Litchis
    5mg in 1 fruit
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  82. Chives
    5mg in 1 tbsp chopped
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  83. Dried Oregano
    5mg in 1 tsp, leaves
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  84. Macadamia Nuts
    5mg in 1 oz (10-12 kernels)
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  85. Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts
    5mg in 1 oz (10-12 kernels)
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  86. Black Pepper
    6mg in 1 tsp, ground
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  87. Jumbo Olives
    6mg in 1 super colossal
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  88. Canned Pimentos
    6mg in 1 tbsp
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  89. Cinnamon
    6mg in 1 tsp
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  90. Enoki Mushrooms
    7mg in 1 large
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  91. Mayonnaise Salad Dressing
    7mg in 1 tbsp
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  92. Whipped Cream
    8mg in 1 tbsp
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  93. Ground Cloves
    8mg in 1 tsp
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  94. Dried Basil
    8mg in 1 tsp, leaves
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  95. Garlic
    8mg in 1 clove
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  96. Kelp Seaweed
    8mg in 2 tbsp (1/8 cup)
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  97. Yellow Onions
    8mg in 1/4 cup
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  98. Kelloggs Frosted Flakes
    8mg in 3/4 cup ( 1 NLEA serving)
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  99. Dill Pickles
    9mg in 1 spear, small
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  100. Reduced Sodium Dill Pickles
    9mg in 1 spear, small
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  101. Limes
    9mg in 1 fruit (2 Inch dia)
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  102. Unsalted Butter
    10mg in 1 tbsp
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  103. Chili Powder
    10mg in 1 tsp
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  104. Hungarian Peppers
    10mg in 1 pepper
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  105. Hot Dog Relish
    10mg in 1 tbsp
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  106. Sun-dried Tomatoes
    10mg in 1 piece
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  107. Dried Parsley
    10mg in 1 tsp
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  108. Sweet Pickled Cucumbers
    11mg (1% RDI) in 1 large Gherkin (3 Inch long)
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  109. Wakame
    11mg (1% RDI) in 2 tbsp (1/8 cup)
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  110. Ground Turmeric
    11mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp
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  111. Onion Powder
    12mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp
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  112. Ralston Corn Flakes
    12mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup (1 NLEA serving)
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  113. Dried Shiitake Mushrooms
    12mg (1% RDI) in 1 mushroom
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  114. Blueberries (Frozen)
    12mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, unthawed
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  115. Freeze-Dried Parsley
    12mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  116. Shallots
    13mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp chopped
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  117. Forunte Cookies
    13mg (1% RDI) in 1 cookie
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  118. Red Leaf Lettuce
    13mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup shredded
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  119. Grapes
    13mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  120. Medjool Dates
    13mg (1% RDI) in 1 date, pitted
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  121. Yellow Mustard
    13mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp or 1 packet
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  122. Spring Onions
    14mg (1% RDI) in 1 medium (4-1/8 Inch long)
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  123. Gingersnaps
    14mg (1% RDI) in 1 cookie
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  124. Malt-o-meal Golden Puffs
    14mg (1% RDI) in 3/4 cup (1 NLEA serving)
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  125. Dates (Deglet Noor)
    14mg (1% RDI) in 3 dates
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  126. Curry Powder
    14mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp
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  127. Apples (Without Skin)
    14mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup slices
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  128. Apples
    15mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, quartered or chopped
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  129. Prunes (Dried Plums)
    15mg (1% RDI) in 3 prunes
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  130. Boiled Japanese Chestnuts
    15mg (1% RDI) in 1 oz
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  131. Corn Grits White Regular And Quick Enriched Dry
    15mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  132. Fennel Seed
    15mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp, whole
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  133. Ralston Corn Biscuits
    16mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup (NLEA serving)
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  134. Dried Apples
    16mg (1% RDI) in 1 oz (5 rings)
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  135. Pumpernickel Melba Rye Toast
    17mg (1% RDI) in 1 toast
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  136. Wheat Melba Toast Crackers
    17mg (1% RDI) in 1 toast
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  137. Celery
    17mg (1% RDI) in 1 stalk, large (11 Inch-12 Inch long)
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  138. Iceberg Lettuce
    17mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup shredded
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  139. Tangerine Juice
    17mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  140. Witloof Chicory
    19mg (1% RDI) in 1 head
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  141. Pears Canned in Syrup
    19mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, halves
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  142. Dried Pears
    19mg (1% RDI) in 1 oz (2 halves)
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  143. Red Anjou Pears
    19mg (1% RDI) in 1 small
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  144. Figs
    19mg (1% RDI) in 1 large (2-1/2 Inch dia)
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  145. Blueberries
    19mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  146. Chicory Greens
    19mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, chopped
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  147. Low Sodium Sour Pickles
    20mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, chopped or diced
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  148. Asian Pears
    21mg (1% RDI) in 1 fruit 2-1/4 Inch high x 2-1/2 Inch dia
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  149. Breast Milk (Human)
    21mg (1% RDI) in 1 fl oz
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  150. Dried Figs
    21mg (1% RDI) in 3 figs
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  151. Sesame Seed Dressing
    21mg (1% RDI) in 1 tablespoon
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  152. Caraway Seed
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp
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  153. Sour Pickled Cucumber
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  154. Dill Seed
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp
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  155. Raisins
    22mg (1% RDI) in 50 raisins
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  156. Golden Delicious Apples
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 medium
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  157. Kelloggs Corn Flakes
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup (1 NLEA serving)
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  158. Farina Unenriched Dry
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  159. Spaghetti Squash
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, cubes
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  160. Orange Juice
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  161. Bosc Pear
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, sliced
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  162. Radicchio
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, shredded
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  163. Canned Orange Juice
    22mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  164. Nectarines
    23mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup slices
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  165. Dried Apricots
    24mg (1% RDI) in 1 oz handful
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  166. Pears
    24mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, slices
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  167. Garlic Powder
    24mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp
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  168. Corn Grits Yellow Regular And Quick Unenriched Dry
    24mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  169. Beet Greens (Raw)
    24mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  170. Bartlett Pears
    25mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, sliced
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  171. Shiitake Mushrooms
    25mg (1% RDI) in 1 piece whole
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  172. General Mills Cinnamon Toast Crunch
    26mg (1% RDI) in 3/4 cup (1 NLEA serving)
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  173. Plums
    26mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, sliced
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  174. Poppy Seeds
    27mg (1% RDI) in 1 tsp
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  175. Chestnuts
    27mg (1% RDI) in 1 oz
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  176. Crabapples
    28mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup slices
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  177. White Icicle Radishes (Daikon)
    28mg (1% RDI) in 1/2 cup slices
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  178. Red Delicious Apples
    28mg (1% RDI) in 1 medium
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  179. California Grapefruit
    28mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup sections, with juice
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  180. Green Anjou Pear
    28mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, sliced
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  181. Baby Carrots
    28mg (1% RDI) in 1 NLEA serving
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  182. Cream Of Wheat Regular 10 Minute Cooking Dry
    29mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  183. Froot Loops
    29mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup (1 NLEA serving)
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  184. Dried Whey Powder (Acid)
    29mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  185. Romaine Lettuce
    30mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup shredded
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  186. Cucumber
    30mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup
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  187. Green Leaf Lettuce
    30mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup shredded
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  188. Cooked Taro
    30mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, sliced
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  189. Honeydew Melon
    31mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, diced (approx 20 pieces per cup)
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  190. Semisweet Chocolate
    31mg (1% RDI) in 1 serving
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  191. Butterhead Lettuce
    31mg (1% RDI) in 1 cup, shredded or chopped
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  192. Cream Of Wheat Instant Dry
    31mg (1% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  193. Endive
    32mg (2% RDI) in 1 cup
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  194. Florida Grapefruit
    32mg (2% RDI) in 1 cup sections, with juice
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  195. Farina Enriched Assorted Brands Including Cream Of Wheat Quick (1-3 Minutes) Dry
    32mg (2% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  196. Puffed Rice and Corn Cereal
    33mg (2% RDI) in 1 cup
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  197. Dried Peaches
    33mg (2% RDI) in 1 oz (about 2 halves)
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  198. Cultured Sour Cream
    33mg (2% RDI) in 1 tbsp
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  199. Boiled Chestnuts
    34mg (2% RDI) in 1 oz
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  200. Chocolate Almond Milk
    34mg (2% RDI) in 8 fl oz
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