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What Can You Drink With A Bad Kidney Besides Water
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
Doctors are always saying drink lemon water to help with my kidney stones. Only problem is the lemon water causes me to have a UTI. What else is good?
Yes, many ways.: There are many different types of kidney stones, and therefore many different causes of stones. Many times diet is a factor, but sometimes certain medical conditions or medications can be the cause. Even the way the kidneys process minerals in the urine can lead to stones. If you have a history of kidney stones, a 24 hr urine test and blood tests can help a nephrologist find the cause. Good luck. ...Read more
Can you do something to fix low blood pressure? Like drinking lots of water? Or maybe a type of food? Thanks
Water retention: Water retention means the body through the kidney and sometimes the intestine is reabsorbing water perhaps to excess. It will reabsorb water from whatever the water containing liquid is......If you drink beer its the water part that is reabsorbed for instance. If you were to drink the drug Furosemide in its solution form, the drug part would override the water and you'd lose water due to drug. ...Read more
What do you mean by drink plenty of water? Should it be 8 glasses of water? Can i intake more than 8? What's a good routine/sched for drinking water?
Eight is great: And more should not be a problem for a young healthy male. ...Read more
Vegetables: Potatoes tomatoes bananas (1 meq/inch) not as much as you think oranges, lemons white beans brocoli red meats salmon milk yogurt nuts. ...Read more
The following: Dehydration causes concentrated urine containing xs salts which precipitate & once tiny "kernel" forms more salts come out of solution & stone develops. Can be metabolic causing xs calcium, uric acid etc in urine. Anatomic congenital or acquired obstruction-> "urinary stagnation". Stone can form around mucus or bacterial debris. Prevent by copious water intake, minimal dietary salt or ?Medication. ...Read more
Yes, for sure: In fact insufficient water drinking is bad for all of your body systems. Recent recommendations say to drink at least 8 8oz glasses a day - this is in addition to the water we get in our food intake. Soda, coffee, etc do not count! many find it hard to get into the habit - I do - but it is true. Definitely try to come close to that amount. ...Read more
How much water should I be drinking with a 2mm kidney stone? In simple terms how many cups should I be drinking through out the day i want this out!
2-3 liters/day: Hydration will help prevent this stone from growing and prevent future stones from forming. Depending on where this 2mm stone is located, hydration may also help it to pass. Size of the stone affects the likelihood of passage. Strain your urine and save the stone. See a urologist. ...Read more
Can you please help what is in the drink for weight loss i kno it is lemon juice and salt or something?
How many bottles of water must you drink everyday not to be dehyrated I drink a lot of soda and maybe 2 or 3 waters a day?
IT DEPENDS: On your level of activity, but typically you want to drink 6 - 8 ounces of water with meals, and an extra 20-30 in between. Water you use for coffee, tea, etc counts towards those ounces, and you should just cut the pop. Too much sodium per can, even if they are diet. Its been shown tat pop will decrease certain substances that tell your brain you are full, so skip them altogether please. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: But would suggest not doing this for a couple of reasons. Alcohol in the blood stream inhibits several functions of the white blood cells which eat bacteria. It is also a dehydrating agent since it increases urination without replacing an equivalent volume of liquid, and dehydration is not good in face of infection. On the other hand, if under treatment with approp meds, probably harmless. ...Read more
How long does it take to pass a stone?What other techniques can be used to pass a stone besides drinking plenty of water and fluids?
Meds....: Stone passage is variable, and sometimes you cannot pass them without intervention, which can include several options, including a "shockwave bath" to break it into smaller pieces...In addition to time, water and pain control, sometimes a medication that is call Flomax (tamsulosin) can help. Contact your physician again, and you may need a urologist for additional options. Good luck! ...Read more
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