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i there is any disadvantage of having protein powder?

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Dr. Stuart Winkler
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Protein powder: If you have kidney or liver disease a high protein diet can worsen your condition.
Answered on Mar 23, 2015
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
No!: Unless kidney or liver disease is present. No one should ingest more than 2 grams of protein for every 2.2 lbs of weight!
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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