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what can i drink besides water that is good for my kidneys

A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
32 years experience Pathology
In short, Yes: About one ounce of water per kilogram of body weight (if you weigh 150 pounds, 75 ounces of water -- 9 cups) is considered appropriate. There is "wate ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Please repost: Please repost and include the cause of your kidney disease. Also what your doctor's answers to your questions were; or if you have not asked your doct ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manuel Lopez diaz
27 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: no if you are not on intake restricted diet like for liver disease, heart disease or kidney disease.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Curtis Converse
5 years experience General Practice
No: Your kidneys like to be hydrated. Drinking water helps them from having to do extra work to concentrate your urine. The limits to drinking too much wa ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prabhat Sinha
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Gatorade/electrolyte: Water is a very good drink to keep you hydrated but if possible you can drink gatorade and electrolyte drinks, in summer.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Water: Drink enough water so that your urine is colorless.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Hydration: Good Hydration is healthy for all organs. But, specifically hydration is more about the kidneys than the liver.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
25 years experience Dermatology
None: There is no drink that can make you lose weight. You don't lose weight by drinking stuff. You lose weight by exercising.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
37 years experience Dentistry
The good and the bad: Lemons have vitamin c. Vitamin c is an antioxidant and is considered to be a healthy supplement. Vitamin c is citric acid and is erosive to teeth ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Not good.: Body needs water to carry out basic physiologic processes and excrete waste. Kidneys must excrete about 1 liters per day in the average human. If yo ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Sports drinks: You are better off w/water. Sports drinks can contain sugar, artificial colors, sodium, etc. An alternative to water would be lemonade or iced tea y ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Real tough: No answer for this. If he is already intoxicated, he will unlikely be able to adapt behavior. Drinking issues need to be addressed when he is singer ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ehteshamuddin Syed
16 years experience Family Medicine
Rhabdomyolysis: Rhabdomyolysis is a condition in which the muscles break down into a pigment that can get deposited in the kidneys and can cause kidney damage even ki ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nguyen Nguyen
49 years experience Pediatrics
Acne care: Good hydration is good for the skin. It takes more than that to prevent acne from getting worse. Here is a general guideline to take care or acne. Hop ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Bogus product: From what i can tell on the internet, alkalife is water with some minerals and alkaline to change the ph. As is true with the vast majority of these ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Nourishing it: In spite of what you read online, your food choices don't have that much to do with your health. Milk is a good source of protein and calcium especial ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No remedies: Some people form stones & others don't. The remedy for the stones is removal by us tank. Usually if u have no symptoms from them they r just observed. ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Not easy: It is a little too large to come out with tamsulonin. Think lithotrypsy if in the kidney, extraction or laser if in the ureter. Good luck ocelot.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
MSG: in normal amounts will not affect a healthy liver. It is a flavor enhancer used in many foods. Some people have temporary reactions to it, such as f ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Eddie Cheng
Specializes in Family Medicine
Find out the cause : OAB is not uncommon but may be a sign of other illnesses such as anxiety, bladder infection, neurologic or urologic problem. Fluid restriction only ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Coffee is ok: Having a daily espresso is fine for most. Watch out for afternoon intake as it can worsen your sleep, both ability to fall asleep and its quality. ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kris Gast
Dr. Kris Gast answered
30 years experience Radiation Oncology
Drinking water: I have found that having extremely cold water is easier to drink. There are also a lot of flavor additives now that you can add to the water. I woul ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Read the label : Generally the contents of the juice are printed on the packaging.

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