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Ostrich vs Fajita - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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How are Ostrich and Fajita different?

  • Ostrich has more Vitamin B12, Selenium, Zinc, Iron, Vitamin B3, Copper, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B5, and Vitamin B1 than Fajita.
  • Daily need coverage for Vitamin B12 from Ostrich is 238% higher.
  • Ostrich contains 5 times more Copper than Fajita. While Ostrich contains 0.152mg of Copper, Fajita contains only 0.03mg.
  • Ostrich has less Sodium.

Ostrich, tip trimmed, cooked and USDA Commodity, chicken fajita strips, frozen are the varieties used in this article.

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Mineral Comparison

Mineral comparison score is based on the number of minerals by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Fajita
Contains more Iron +181.8%
Contains more Magnesium +13.6%
Contains more Potassium +27.5%
Contains less Sodium -90%
Contains more Zinc +254%
Contains more Copper +406.7%
Contains more Calcium +116.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +10.4%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 2% 105% 18% 108% 32% 11% 133% 51%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 4% 38% 16% 119% 26% 105% 38% 10%
Contains more Iron +181.8%
Contains more Magnesium +13.6%
Contains more Potassium +27.5%
Contains less Sodium -90%
Contains more Zinc +254%
Contains more Copper +406.7%
Contains more Calcium +116.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +10.4%

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Fajita
Contains more Vitamin B1 +132%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +37.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +49.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +81.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +40.8%
Contains more Folate +275%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +1057.4%
Equal in Vitamin E - 0.22
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 0% 5% 0% 0% 59% 68% 134% 80% 126% 12% 782% 0%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 0% 5% 0% 0% 25% 50% 90% 44% 90% 3% 68% 1%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +132%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +37.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +49.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +81.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +40.8%
Contains more Folate +275%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +1057.4%
Equal in Vitamin E - 0.22

Comparison summary table

Pay attention to the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Ostrich Fajita
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugar Equal
Lower in price Equal
Rich in minerals Equal

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Ostrich Fajita Opinion
Net carbs 0g 2.23g Fajita
Protein 28.49g 18.56g Ostrich
Fats 2.57g 5.73g Fajita
Carbs 0g 2.23g Fajita
Calories 145kcal 135kcal Ostrich
Starch g g
Fructose g g
Sugar 0g 0g
Fiber 0g 0g
Calcium 6mg 13mg Fajita
Iron 2.79mg 0.99mg Ostrich
Magnesium 25mg 22mg Ostrich
Phosphorus 251mg 277mg Fajita
Potassium 362mg 284mg Ostrich
Sodium 80mg 799mg Ostrich
Zinc 4.85mg 1.37mg Ostrich
Copper 0.152mg 0.03mg Ostrich
Vitamin A 0IU 0IU
Vitamin E 0.23mg 0.22mg Ostrich
Vitamin D IU IU
Vitamin D µg µg
Vitamin C 0mg 0mg
Vitamin B1 0.232mg 0.1mg Ostrich
Vitamin B2 0.292mg 0.213mg Ostrich
Vitamin B3 7.143mg 4.779mg Ostrich
Vitamin B5 1.318mg 0.726mg Ostrich
Vitamin B6 0.545mg 0.387mg Ostrich
Folate 15µg 4µg Ostrich
Vitamin B12 6.25µg 0.54µg Ostrich
Vitamin K µg 0.2µg Fajita
Tryptophan 0.254mg 0.2mg Ostrich
Threonine 1.25mg 0.452mg Ostrich
Isoleucine 1.354mg 0.813mg Ostrich
Leucine 2.315mg 1.56mg Ostrich
Lysine 2.516mg 1.857mg Ostrich
Methionine 0.796mg 0.552mg Ostrich
Phenylalanine 1.176mg 0.763mg Ostrich
Valine 1.407mg 0.847mg Ostrich
Histidine 0.716mg 0.68mg Ostrich
Cholesterol 85mg 88mg Ostrich
Trans Fat g g
Saturated Fat 1g 1.596g Ostrich
Monounsaturated Fat 0.97g 2.333g Fajita
Polyunsaturated fat 0.44g 1.089g Fajita

Which food is preferable for your diet?

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is better in case of low diet
Ostrich Fajita
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low Calories diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

The summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfills human daily needs, the more the summary score is.
Vitamin Summary Score
105
Ostrich
31
Fajita
Mineral Summary Score
57
Ostrich
44
Fajita

Macronutrients Comparison

Macronutrient comparison charts compare the amount of protein, total fats, and total carbohydrates in 300 grams of the food. The displayed values show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of food.
Protein
171%
Ostrich
111%
Fajita
Carbohydrates
0%
Ostrich
2%
Fajita
Fats
12%
Ostrich
26%
Fajita

Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Ostrich
Ostrich contains less Sodium (difference - 719mg)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Ostrich
Ostrich is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 3mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Ostrich
Ostrich is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.596g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Ostrich
Ostrich is lower in glycemic index (difference - 42)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Ostrich
Ostrich is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sugar?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sugar (0 g)
Which food is cheaper?
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The foods are relatively equal in price ($)
Which food is richer in minerals?
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It cannot be stated which food is richer in vitamins. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information.

References

The source of all the nutrient values on the page (excluding the main article the sources for which are presented separately if present) is the USDA's FoodCentral. The exact links to the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Ostrich - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/174488/nutrients

All the Daily Values are presented for males aged 31-50, for 2000 calorie diets.

Data provided by FoodStruct.com should be considered and used as information only. Please consult your physician before beginning any diet.