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Can Nephrotic Syndrome Patients Eat Chocolates?

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2014-03-11 10:07


Can Nephrotic Syndrome Patients Eat Chocolates?Chocolate is a kind of very popular food in the whole world to show their love to the others. It is mainly made by cocoa and the scientific name of it is Theobroma that means “The drink of the gods”. What’s more,chocolate is regarded as the valuable cardiotonic and diuretic,which can activate the proteolytic enzymes and be digestive.

So is it proper for Nephrotic Syndrome patients to eat chocolates?

Nephrotic Syndrome is a group of syndromes in clinic caused by various reasons. It mainly shows that the lots of proteinuria,hypoproteinemia,edema and HLP(hyperlipidaemia). What’s more,Nephrotic Syndrome usually accompanies with other complications,such as the infection,thrombus and calcium metabolic disturbance,etc. So the prognosis of Nephrotic Syndrome is very different. If you want to know more about your condition,you can contact the live doctor or Email to kidney-healthy@hotmail.com to get the free and professional guidance.

Nephrotic Syndrome patients are usually doubt that if they can eat chocolates to increase nutrition for their body. Actually,the answer of this is that the patients are not suitable for eating chocolates although the chocolate is rich in nutrition.

Chocolate belongs to the high-calorie foods that is harmful to the kidneys,especially the damaged kidneys.The high calorie will increase the renal burden and make the hyperlipidaemia worse.On the other hand,oxalic acid in chocolate will promote the forming of renal stone.And the high fat in it will also exacerbate the damaged renal function.So the patients with NS had better not eat chocolate for their body healthy.

In addition to healthy diet,some timely treatment, like Immunotherapy,Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and so on,paly an important role in controlling and relieving the symptoms and complications as far as possible. With less side-affects,it can remedy the renal disease fundamentally. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy provide a better choice for most of Nephrotic Syndrome patients.

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