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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.

Can Kidney Failure Patients Eat Hawthorn

2014-05-02 02:44

Can Kidney Failure Patients Eat HawthornHawthorn is a Chinese medicine, which can eliminate the stasis and remove dyspepsia. Can kidney failure patients eat hawthorn? To know the answer, welcome to read the following content.

Can patients with kidney failure eat hawthorn? we need to consider the patients’ illness condition.

In general, renal disease patients can eat hawthorn. This is a food which can activate blood circulation and remove blood stasis. While, the most important part to treat renal disease is to promote the blood microcirculation and disperse blood stasis.

In addition, hawthorn can invigorate spleen and promote digestion. But if the renal disease patients are taking hormone, they had better not eat this food. Because it will stimulate the stomach and promote the secretion of stomach acid. At this time, it is better not to consume hawthorn.

The diet of chronic renal failure patients should notice the following specifics:

Supply vitamins:

Renal failure patients should supply the vitamins timely. Since most of the patients are accompanied with steatorrhea (poor ability of digestion and absorption), the intake of vitamins is necessary for them.

Keep balance of water:

The water balance is very important for patients with renal failure. The amount of liquid should be determined by the output. Patients should limit the supplement of the water to avoid swelling.

High calcium and low phosphorus diet:

A part of the patients with renal failure have the symptoms of elevated blood phosphorus and declined calcium. Therefore, it is likely to induce the osteoporosis.

The ideal diet should increase the intake of calcium and lower the amount of phosphorus.

Lower salt and sodium diet. Renal failure patients with have high blood pressure and swelling should limit the intake of salt and sodium.

Supply high quality of protein:

The amount of fine protein should keep more than 50%. Only in this way, can the body maintain the physiological function of the body organs.

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