What Can I Eat If I Have Renal Failure

What Can I Eat If I Have Renal FailureWe all know the diet for kidney failure is very strict, so, what can they eat on earth with renal failure? In this article, we will give you a answer.

What is renal failure?

Renal failure is the end-stage renal disease, it can be caused by many factors. For renal failure patients, nearly all the renal function has lost, in order to maintain the life, dialysis or kidney transplant is needed.

What can they eat with renal failure?

Low-salt. Patients should control the salt intake strictly, some salt contained foods should be avoided, such as, processed foods, can foods, pickles. Because too much salt can raise blood pressure, aggravate atherosclerosis, induce gastric cancer, cause brittle-bone disease easily.

Low-protein. Massive protein can increase the burden of failed kidneys, it is not beneficial to control the development of illness condition, and it can speed up the process of renal damage. Patients can take more high-quality protein, such as, milk, egg white, lean meat, fish and so on.

Low-phosphorus. Since most renal failure patients will experience high phosphorus level, and lots of phosphorus element can cause irregular heartbeat, cause heart disease. Some common foods that are rich in phosphorus like, seafood, egg yolk, animal inner organs, laminaria japonica, soy foods, and so on.

Low-fat. If patients take much fat, which can aggravate the burden of failed kidneys. They should take plant oil replace of animal oil so as to protect kidneys.

High-calcium. Renal failure patients should take calcium supplements to prevent renal bone disease, vitamin D can control the balance of calcium and phosphorus in your body. Shrimp should be taken more, since there is abundant calcium element in the food.

Expect for the above diet limitation, there are still many diet details should be paid more attention to. If you want to learn more information about what can renal failure patients eat? Send an email to kidneyfight@hotmail.com, or you can also leave a message below, we are here to help you.

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