A 27-year-old female asked:
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which fruits and vegetables are helpfull in lowering or maintaining uric acid in body?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: I have probably answered this question over a hundred times. Studies have conclusively shown that even the lowest purine diets lower serum uric acid less than 10%. If you have no history of gout or renal stones, there is no compelling reason to do anything. If you do have these issues, you should be on allopurinol.
Answered on Sep 15, 2017

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Forget diet: diet has no significant effect on serum uric acid.
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