Why is the BRAT diet no longer recommended?
Proponents also believe that these foods promote a quick recovery from a stomach illness. However, doctors no longer recommend this diet because its nutritional profile is limited, and it may not support rapid or full recovery.
Is peanut butter OK for BRAT diet?
Eat BRAT diet foods
Snacks: canned peaches, pears, sweet potatoes, crackers, cream of wheat, eggs, gelatin, oatmeal, creamy peanut butter.
How long should you do the BRAT diet?
You can stop the BRAT diet after 24-48 hours have passed and gradually resume a normal or regular diet.