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Is guinness stout bad for people with uric acid

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
See below: If alcohol use (whatever the variety) is sending your uric acid above 6 and you have gout or kidney issues, you may have a problem.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: Alcohol may increase serum uric acid levels. Unless you have a history of gout, it is fine to drink in moderation.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Diet worthless: In spite of what some doctors may tell you, studies have convincingly shown that diet has little benefit. Cherry juice may reduce the frequency of att ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ryan Taylor
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See below: Diet and exercise may lower your cholesterol. Depending on how high your LDL and what your HDL ("good cholesterol") is you may warrant lipid lowering ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Myths: You have been taught a myth that has no truth or medical facts to it. It is a false myth.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
In a word,: Absolutely!
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No benefit!: There is no benefit from this nutritional supplement. The first issue is to lower uric acid levels to both prevent gout arthritis attacks, but kidney ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
What for?: What do you intend to accomplish by taking baking soda? It is not a treatment or prevention for anything. If you must talk to your doctor and mention ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Kolb
41 years experience Holistic Medicine
Acid reflux: Many patients improve on Nystatin oral solution (anti yeast that affects the cardiac valve between the stomach and esophagus) as well as Heartburn Fre ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eldridge Burns
29 years experience Family Medicine
Several: There are several diet changes that can help with reflux and some of this can depend greatly on the person. Some people will get reflux with certain ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
39 years experience General Practice
Wasn't aware: I wasn't aware that this was a treatment for these problems..Better check with your primary care M.D. First..
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Live life: Everyone has some reflux and all must decide what foods they can eat and not pay a heavy price in symptoms.If you avoid most caffeine, all nicotine an ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Gout.: Eat sensibly and take meds as needed. Your food choices are not the key to managing gout. If you simply have a high uric acid, but never had problems ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felicia Mata
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Sugar: When eaten by bacteria helps it grow and multiply. The more bacteria, the more acid it can produce. There's 3.5 grams of carb in 1 tbsp of peanut butt ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anita Prakash
28 years experience Cardiology
Fats solid @ rm temp: as a general rule are bad for you as they are saturated (with hydrogen bonds) and so solid, not liquid at room temp. Saturated fats raise LDL (the "ba ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yogurt plain is good: You have to watch the calories in flavored, fruity, sweetened yogurt products... But plain yogurt is excellent for you.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Unrelated: The issues are unrelated. Why would you care about a uric acid level in the first place?
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Don't think so, but,: You can try it. Boiled parsley daily should not hurt you. I would not dwell on it. But, you can try it for a few weeks before you next lab appt and pr ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Osteoporosis: No those items are not bad for your bones. You are still young to have osteoporosis. If you have it, are you being treated for osteoporosis? I don't ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
It depends: If you're on Methotrexate or another medication that's rough on the liver, you should not drink. If you just have psoriasis and aren't on any special ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: Sex will not reduce blood cholesterol. However, loving sex in a monogamous relation is good for health.

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