Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

kidney disease protein powder

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
42 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: I am unclear about your question, but if you mean does high protein diet cause quicker deterioration of kidney function, then the answer is potentiall ... Read More
4
4 thanks
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Protein: Dietary protein can stress kidneys. Animal research shows that high protein intake accelerates progressive kidney disease. Limiting protein intake c ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
42 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Ask your kidney doc: High protein diet can cause the kidney to "work" more as it has to process the protein waste.This may lead to faster progression of loss of function.H ... Read More
7
7 thanks
Dr. Badreldin Bedri
12 years experience Pediatrics
What stage?: Depends on what stage is your kidney disease. Most patients with stage 1 through 3 don't need protein restriction. It is only when the kidney fails co ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
can't say: Do you have chronic kidney disease? What type? Your doctor can tell you if high -protein intake would aggravate your particular condition.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
It should be: recoverable once the prostatitis resolves.
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
Many causes.: Renal disease from causes like diabetes, sle, and others accounts for the major reasons for protein in the urine. Protein should not be in the urine. ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Best to say, a bit.: without an exam, I can only give general information. while low protein diet is recommended, the benefits are mild mainly because most causes of chron ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Urine protein: There are dipsticks that will detect protein in your urine. It may be easier, and cheaper, to go to a physician's office (p) and have the p do a urine ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Not likely: This sounds like positional proteinuria which is not equivalent with kidney failure. They are likely checking other things with bloodworm that will re ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Boyer
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Training: It is not necessary to take in large amounts of protein to gain muscle mass, despite what the vitamin stores advertise. What is essential is consiste ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Either: Both urine protein and serum creatinine are important. More important are the common causes of kidney disease, e.e., high blood pressure, and diabetes ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month