Seared and Sliced Ahi Tuna Recipe

Seared and Sliced Ahi Tuna has a low-calorie, low-carb, low-fat and average-protein content.

The food contains 6.3g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is low in complex carbs and low in Simple carbs. Carbs are our primary source of energy but its source should be chosen with utmost care. Complex carbs are a more desirable addition to your diet, where as simple carbs should be consumed in moderation as it is very easily broken down, assimilated and absorbed in the body. With 2.6 gms of protein, it is average in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

On top of that, the low fat content of this product makes it suitable to be eaten when trying to lose weight. It's low MUFA and low PUFA.

While Sodium is an essential nutrient, excess quantities can cause several disorders like fluid retention, hypertension. Since it has a very high density of Sodium, it is unsuitable if you are aiming for a healthy, low-sodium diet.

Ideally consumed as a Main Dish.

Our comprehensive nutrition ranking methodology, which inspects every nutrition element that this food is composed of, comes up with a nutrition ranking of 62, for Seared and Sliced Ahi Tuna, and we advise that this food in moderation.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein21%
 Calories from Fat27%
 Calories from Carbs51%

Why this is good for you

  • No Cholesterol
  • Very low in Saturated Fat

Why this is bad for you

  • Very high in Sodium

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Low Fat DietLOW
Zone DietHIGH

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A0.85 IU0.02%Mid 40%Average
Retinol0 mcg
Vitamin C1.7 mg2.8%Mid 40%Average
Vitamin D0 IU
Thiamin0 mg
Riboflavin0 mg
Niacin0.85 mg4.2%Mid 40%Average
Vitamin B60 mg
Folate8.5 mcg2.1%Bottom 30%Low
Folic Acid0 mcg
Vitamin B120 mcg
Pantothenic Acid0 mg

Mineral Analysis

Calcium18.6 mg1.9%Mid 40%Average
Iron0.85 mg4.7%Mid 40%Average
Magnesium15.3 mg3.8%Mid 40%Average
Phosphorus44.9 mg4.5%Bottom 30%Low
Potassium89.8 mg2.6%Mid 40%Average
Sodium1303.4 mg54.3%Top 10%Very High
Zinc0 mg
Copper0 mg
Manganese0 mg
Selenium0 mcg

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate5.3 g1.8%Bottom 30%Low
Dietary Fiber0.51 g2%Mid 40%Average
Sugars1.4 g
Glucose0 mg
Fructose0 mg
Lactose0 mg
Maltose0 mg
Galactose0 mg

Protein Analysis

Protein2.2 g4.4%Bottom 30%Low
Tryptophan0 mg
Threonine0 mg
Isoleucine0 mg
Leucine0 mg
Lysine0 mg
Methionine0 mg
Cystine0 mg
Phenylalanine0 mg
Tyrosine0 mg
Valine0 mg
Arginine0 mg
Histidine0 mg
Alanine0 mg
Aspartic Acid0 mg
Glutamic Acid0.8 mg
Glycine0 mg
Proline0 mg
Serine0 mg

Fat Analysis

Total Fat1.3 g2%Bottom 30%Low
Saturated Fat0.17 g0.85%Bottom 30%Low
Monounsaturated Fat0.8 g
Polyunsaturated Fat0 g

Other Nutrients Analysis

Alcohol0 g
Ash5.1 g
Caffeine0 mg
Theobromine0 mg

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 48 Calories from Fat 14

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 1.5 g 2.3%

Saturated Fat 0.2 g 1%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 1538 mg 64.1%

Total Carbohydrates 6.3 g 2.1%

Dietary Fiber 0.6 g2.4%

Sugars 1.6 g

Protein 2.6 g 5.2%

Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 3.3%

Calcium 2.2% Iron 5.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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