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Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

Is it Good to Eat Vitamin B3 with PKD

2014-02-08 17:06

Is it Good to Eat Vitamin B3 with PKDIs it good to eat vitamin B3 with PKD(polycystic kidney disease)? Many patients ask this question. Now let’s find the answer.

It’s widely known that vitamin A and vitamin C are good to our body. Vitamin B3 is also a vital thing to our body, and it has a special meaning for PKD patients.

What benefits can vitamin B3 bring to PKD patients?

A. Delay the progression of PKD

It’s reported that vitamin B3 is good to prevent the activity of SIRT1, which can help increase the growth of kidney cyst. So, we can know that vitamin B3 can prevent the form and the growth of kidney cysts. What is more, vitamin B3 can work for the infants who are at risk of developing into PKD.

B. Accelerate blood circulation

With the growth of the kidney cysts, blood vessels cannot transport enough nutritions and oxygen to our body. Thanks to the exist of coenzyme A in vitamin B3, many nutritions will be easily absorbed by body and it can keep blood circulation smoothly.

C. Lower blood pressure

Most PKD patients have the symptom of high blood pressure. So how to lower blood pressure is one of their concerned problems. Vitamin B3 happens to have the function of reducing high blood pressure.

What foods contain rich vitamin B3

Many foods contain vitamin B3, such as brown rice, mung bean, sesame and some foods with high-quality protein---eggs, fish and lean meat and so on. If you want to know more foods that contain rich vitamin B3, you can send an email to

We want to tell you that not only the vitamin B3, but also many other vitamins are good for PKD patients. They can help treat kidney disease safely and have no side effects. Do you want to know more about vitamin B3 and PKD? Talk to our online doctor, they will give you a content answer.

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