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What Can Dialysis Patients Eat

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2014-05-06 14:46

What Can Dialysis Patients EatBecause there are no fundamental treatments,Kidney Failure patients have to do Kidney Dialysis to maintain their life. Dialysis is just a kind of replacement therapy that can replace the part of renal function. Owing to the severe renal damage,some metabolite in body can not be excreted. Contact ONLINE DOCTOR to get more details quickly and directly for free.

What should be paid more attention for dialysis patients in their daily diet?

1. The intake of protein. Chose the high quality animal protein to supplement the lack of protein. Such as fresh milk,eggs,fish,lean meat and so on. Add a variety of essential amino acid. Vegetable protein is not suitable to eat more.

2. Pay more attention to the intake of calorie. In general,30~45kcal/kg/d are proper. According to Individual differences,the intake is different.

3. Please notice the supplement of calcium and other substances: calcium,iron,zinc and enough Vitamin B.

4. Limit the intake of water. In general it is advisable to control weight to increase 0.5kg per day. In dialytic interval,too much water intake will cause water intoxication and cardiovascular complication.

5. Limit the intake of sodium. Within 2 ~ 3 g/day,it can prevent high blood pressure and heart failure.

6. Limit the intake of potassium. It is beneficial for patients to prevent hyperkalemia.

7. Limit the intake of phosphorus. High phosphorus and low calcium will cause metabolic bone disease. So avoid take the foods are rich in high phosphorus. Like heart, brain, kidney and liver of animals,soybean,peanut and so on.

8. For patients with Diabetic Nephropathy who need to do dialysis,there are also some special considerations as follows: after dialysis,the total calories and protein of diet should be increased. Besides,owing to the massive blood loss,it is necessary to supplement vitamin B and vitamin C.

As mentioned above,different patients have different symptoms. Leave message on below or Email to kidney-healthy@hotmail.com with your detailed disease condition,we are glad to offer you more professional guidance for you as soon as possible for free.

Wish you are healthier.


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