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does lime juice prove to be effective in dissolving kidney stones?

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Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Depends: There are four major types of kidney stones and once you have a stone the chances of getting another one are 50%. Once the stone is passed, drinking lime juice can help reduce the risk and help if you have calcium stones according to the journal of endourology. See your eurologist.
Answered on Jan 25, 2016

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