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Doctor insights on: Foods To Avoid If You Have High Uric Acid

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If i want to reduce uric acid what foods should be avoided?

If i want to reduce uric acid what foods should be avoided?

See below: Avoid meats, fats, high fructose foods and see this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/gout-diet/my01137. ...Read more

Uric Acid (Definition)

Uric acid is a naturally-occurring waste product produced by the body. Humans are not very good at getting rid of uric acid, and in some people it builds up and causes a form of joint pain (usually ...Read more


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Which foods are best to consume if you have gout , heartburn and high triglycerides?

Which foods are best to consume if you have gout , heartburn and high triglycerides?

What not eat: Right question wrong format. The question should be what to avoid.Avoid simple cabohydrates&animal fat consumption. So avoid white breads, white potatoes, white pasata, pastries etc stick with complex cabohydrates such as brown rice, whole wheat pasta, apples, etc. Avoid high glycemic index foods. Redmeat, especially high in fats are to be avoided as well as fried foods.Eat fish esp those w/omega-3. ...Read more

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What foods to avoidif you have gout?

What foods to avoidif you have gout?

Meat,alcohol,herring: Organ meat, beef , pork, lamb oatmeal cauliflower spinach mushrooms anchovies herring alcohol fructose corn syrup. ...Read more

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Can you suggest foods to reduce uric acid level?

Can you suggest foods to reduce uric acid level?

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 one or both then you need to be on allopurinol to normalize your serum uric acid. ...Read more

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Fruits and vegetables to avoid if you have a high alk phos?

Fruits and vegetables to avoid if you have a high alk phos?

Don't Rx a number: Look for the reason the alk phos is high. Many folks with certain blood types shoot the alk phos up every time they eat. Pregnancy, mild paget's, a healing fracture, or cholestasis due to a medication are all famous for raising it -- your physician knows when (and whether) to work it up. 99% of what you read about "foods to eat/avoid for this/that" is hokum. Be proactive. ...Read more

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Which foods should you eat or beverages to drink when you have acid reflux?

Which foods should you eat or beverages to drink when you have acid reflux?

Not so much WHAT...: But how much -- the more in your stomach, the higher the pressure, more reflux. Eat smaller meals, and stay upright for at least an hour afterwards. Avoid tomatoes, citrus, chocolate, caffeine, peppermint, alcohol, and fatty foods -- these all make reflux worse. Milk may soothe the esophagus; otherwise there are no foods that help. Make sure you take a powerful acid blocker (prilosec) etc. ...Read more

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What food should I avoid and eat if my uric acid is high?

What food should I avoid and eat if my uric acid is high?

Diet and gout: Tart cherry juice is effective; avoid organ meats; fatty meats and alcohol will aggravate gout. Avoid these. Also, drink at least 3 liters fluid per day - this may enhance uric acid excretion - and if you incline your diet successfully to mostly whole grain, fruit, and veggies, using egg white for protein, then your uric acid levels will come down. ...Read more

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Please suggest what foods are safe to eat when trying to avoid high potassium levels?

Please suggest what foods are safe to eat when trying to avoid high potassium levels?

Nephrologist: Potassium balance is tightly regulated by the kidneys, so any potassium disorder implies some derangement in potassium handling. If you have high potassium problems, you must consult nephrologist. Please see this website for info on low potassium diet. http://www.kidney.org/atoz/content/potassium.cfm. ...Read more

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What foods to eat and foods to avoid if you have infectious arthritis?

What foods to eat and foods to avoid if you have infectious arthritis?

None Proven: While there may be a small number of arthritis patients who do better with diet modification, most do not find it helpful. The more important thing of course would be to get the infection cleared up. It matters very much what specific infection you have. ...Read more

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Which foods to avoid if you have a glucose allergy?

Which foods to avoid if you have a glucose allergy?

Not sure this exists: I am not aware that a true allergy to glucose exists. ...Read more

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What foods to avoid when you have gastritis?

What foods to avoid when you have gastritis?

Gastritis: Gastritis is an inflammatory condition of the stomach lining. You should be checked for the presence of a bacteria called heliobacter pylori which would require treatment with medication for two weeks. You want to avoid aspirin, ibuprofen, alcohol, smoking, caffeine, acidic and carbonated beverages, mint, chocolate and any food that you notice that makes your stomach feel worse. ...Read more

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Please suggest what foods are okay to eat if you have acid reflux?

GERD: Avoid acidic foods: citrus, tomato, vinegar based salad dressings, strawberries. ...Read more

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Which foods should you eat for high cholesterol?

Which foods should you eat for high cholesterol?

Try these: Try nutritional approaches. Consider eating avocado, brewer's yeast, royal jelly, saffron, tumeric, honey (buckwheat), alfalfa sprouts, celery, beets, eggplant galic, onition, chili peppers, legumes, dandelion root & jerusalem artichoke. ...Read more

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I need to know the food that increases uric acid and cholestrol?

Diet no influence: Studies have shown that diet has little effect on serum uric acid. There is no need to change your diet other than to minimize alcohol intake. ...Read more

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