What Kinds of Fruits Can Diabetic Nephropathy Patients Eat
The diet plays an important role in controlling the development of diabetic nephropathy, so we often received question like that what kinds of fruits diabetic nephropathy patients can eat, how much fruits and vegetables intake is proper for diabetic nephropathy patients and Here is a lists for patients.
Most people think that there is too much sugar in fruits, so diabetic nephropathy patients has better eat less fruits or don’t eat fruits. In fact, that is a wrong idea. Avoiding fruits intake is unsuitable for diabetic nephropathy patients for there are too much vitamins and mineral substances in fruits which also are very important for the diabetic nephropathy treatment. In addition, the sugar in fruits can be divided into many kinds such as glucose, fructose, saccharose and others, among of them, the fructose metabolism need not the participation of insulin, so if the blood sugar level is controlled well, diabetic nephropathy patients can eat some fruits with low sugar.
Fruits whose sugar content below 10 grams in each hectogram include cheery, greengage, grape, watermelon, strawberry, melon, apricot, coconut milk, orange, lemon, peach, plum, loquat, pineapple, sugar cane, lychees, coconut, olive and so on, diabetic nephropathy patients can take some properly. Fruits whose sugar content in 11-20g per hectogram include banana, apple, pomegranate, pomelo, orange, pear, mango and so on, patients should consider more before eating them. And fruits whose sugar content more than 20g per hectogram include jujube, red fruits, especially raisins, dried dates, dried apricot, jujube, dried persimmon, longan and so on, which are not suitable for diabetic nephropathy patients.
Some vegetables such as cucumbers and tomatoes also can be regarded as fruits to eat and their sugar content are below 5g per hectogram and rich in vitamins, they are proper for diabetic nephropathy patients.
In addition, when take these fruits, diabetic nephrpathy patients also should pay more attention to their specific physical condition. If patients has suffered renal insufficient, some fruits with high potassium also should be limited. All in all, the fruits intake should protect the kidney function and control blood sugar at the same time, now if you want to know more about the diabetic nephropathy diet, you can contact our online doctors, leave us messages or send email to email@example.com, we will reply you within 24 hours.
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