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September 22, 2011

Potassium and kidney diets: benefits and cautions


6 Comments to “Potassium and kidney diets: benefits and cautions”

  1. Barbara Grisham said,

    November 10, 2011 @ 3:55 am

    I hav stage 4 Kidney Diease and high potassium. I have sever leg cramps and side cramps Can high potassium cause these cramps.

  2. DaVita Dietitian Sara said,

    December 10, 2011 @ 6:28 pm

    Leg cramps may be related to your potassium but there are many other causes. It’s best to ask your doctor about leg cramps and other symptoms you experience.

  3. George Graniti said,

    August 8, 2012 @ 12:46 pm

    I need to be on a low potassium diet. Where can I get a list of low potassium foods?

  4. DaVita Dietitian Sara said,

    August 31, 2012 @ 10:01 pm

    Go to DaVita.com and read the article Potassium and Chronic Kidney Disease. There is a list of high and low potassium foods included in the article.

  5. srinivas said,

    February 6, 2013 @ 6:09 pm

    what are the veg salads can be taken by the kidney patient(15% working) who is on renal diet.

  6. DaVita Dietitian Sara said,

    February 28, 2013 @ 6:02 pm

    There are many salad recipes modified for a low potassium diet on DaVita.com. Here is the link: DaVita.com Salads and Salad Dressings


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