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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Mushrooms, peas...: Foods do not contain uric acid but have purines which are metabolized into uric acid. The vegetarian food highest in purines are asparagus, cauliflowe ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: There is no relationship.
Dr. Douglas Mund
45 years experience Rheumatology
No: There is no relationship between salt and ruin acid levels the only foods that can affect uris acid levels are those high in protein like red meats of ... Read More
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Salt and uric acid: These are not related chemically; meats particularly organ meats are rich in uric acid; meats naturally contain little sodium.
A female asked:
Dr. Abeera Mansur
32 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Check her LFTs: Check her lfts, she may be having a side effect of the att. Control her glucose so that she doesnt lose weight. Uric acid of 6.3 is not that high.
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Diet: Avoid liver, heart, red muscle meat, pork, fatty meats, alcohol; eat whole fruit, whole veg, pasta, nuts, fish, egg white, drink 3 liters fluid per da ... Read More
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A 17-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 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Diet not helpful: Studies have clearly shown that diet has little benefit on serum uric acid levels no matter what other doctors may tell you. The one thing you should ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
None: The only food item that you should stop is alcohol. Regardless of what other docs tell you, studies have shown conclusively that diet has little or no ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Nothing: Any food that does not contain protein will not contribute to uric acid. Foods high in protein, iron, glucose, and processed sugar are also known to r ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Alcohol: No matter what other docs tell you, studies have repeatedly shown that diet other than alcohol has very little effect on serum uric acid levels.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
A waste of time: For the 10,000th time, diet has virtually no effect on serum uric acid levels. If you do not have gout or kidney stones, do nothing. If you do have on ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Red meat, etc.: The main foods to avoid or consume less of include red meat and seafood, also less dairy foods and milk, and foods with high fructose content. Increa ... Read More
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